Junior Accountant

Junior Accountant

Company:         ASSA ABLOY Door Group Canada
Reports to:        Controller
Location:            Woodbridge, Ontario Canada

Fleming and Baron manufacture steel doors and frames for the commercial, industrial and institutional markets and part of the ASSA ABLOY Group.

ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user needs for security, safety and convenience.  Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, ASSA ABLOY is comprised of over 150 companies in more than 40 countries, all part of the door security industry.  ASSA ABLOY's mission is to provide complete opening solutions, backed by value-added services, to help people feel safer and more secure, thus creating more freedom in their lives.

We are currently seeking a Junior Accountant for a one year contract to be based in our Woodbridge, Ontario Canada headquarters.

Job Summary

Reporting to the Controller, the Junior Accountant has responsibility for the coordination and completion of financial related activities for the Company in order to assist in the proper financial management of the company.  The ideal candidate is continuous improvement focused, detail oriented, and is a strong team member.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform daily bank reconciliations and other account reconciliations on a routine basis;

  • Perform monthly accounting cycle activities such as journal entries, analysis of general ledger accounts, month end reporting;

  • Monitor and ensure inter-company transactions are equal, offsetting and eliminated where necessary;

  • Assist with special projects, including preparation of the year end income tax package, fixed asset, inventory count, ERP Improvements, etc.

  • Provide assistance with internal / external audits;

  • Other responsibilities as required.

Education and Experience

  • University degree in business, economics or accounting

  • Minimum of 1 year accounting experience in a corporate finance department

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills

Key Competencies

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Strong analytical ability and data analysis skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines including a strong ability to plan and manage multiple tasks to completion at the same time.

  • Propensity for continuous improvement and finding efficiencies

Interested applicants (internal & external) can apply online at www.assaabloy.com/career or send their resumes to careers@assaabloy.com

ASSA ABLOY welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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