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Bilingual Store Accountant

Permanence: 
Permanent
Ongoing?: 
Not an ongoing position
Full or Part Time: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Jan 18 2012 - Feb 18 2012

National Money Mart Company is a subsidiary of the Dollar Financial Group Inc., a publicly traded company (NASDAQ - DLLR) and the largest convenience-based financial services company in the world. Since 1982, we have trained thousands in the art of outstanding customer service while providing financial solutions for millions of Canadians from coast to coast.

We are seeking a Bilingual Store Accountant to join our team in Victoria, BC. This position is responsible for retail product monitoring, balance sheet account reconciliations, month end accounting, general accounting duties and other assignments as requested for both US and Canadian operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Daily monitoring of third party balance sheet accounts (ie.Western Union) and timely follow up and resolution of variances
  • Track and reconcile store product inventories (ie.phone cards, bus passes, etc)
  • Monthly balance sheet account reconciliations and preparation of supporting documentation
  • Daily review and audit of retail sales data
  • Debt management
  • Maintenance of assigned sub-ledgers (ie.Bank, A/R) and monthly reconciliation of the sub-ledger to the general ledger
  • Timely month end reporting and account variance resolution
  • Analyze accounts and investigate variances through the resolution process in an organized and efficient manner
  • Identify and report systems/accounting issues to Manager
  • Preparation of daily and monthly journal entries
  • Respond to queries from other internal departments as well as liaising with external third parties
  • Provide general support to the accounting team when required and other accounting projects as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Accounting certificate or diploma, or enrolled in applicable course work 1 year accounting or bookkeeping work experience
  • Minimum 1 year in accounting and customer service work experience
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, with strong Excel skills
  • Typing speed 50 wpm
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle a high volume of financial information in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Familiarity with Great Plains accounting software an asset
  • Familiarity with web based reconciliation tools (ReconNet/Assurenet) an asset
  • Money Mart Operations experience an asset
  • Bilingual (French/English) a must

Email your resume and cover letter to careers@moneymart.ca, quoting "Bilingual Store Accountant" in the subject line.