Senior Accountant (12-month Placement)

Finance · Gatineau, Quebec
Department Finance
Employment Type Temporary Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

At Smith, we develop world-class experiential commerce solutions to help brands architect the most relevant, frictionless commerce experiences possible. We work at a high tempo, we collaborate, we have fun, and we deliver.


The market demand for our services has fueled our growth and we are currently seeking a Senior Accountant to join our team on a temporary 12-month (maternity leave) placement.


Who you are:

  • A highly motivated professional with outstanding communication, interpersonal skills passionate about providing quality and timely results
  • A master multitasker with an eye for detail and commitment to precision, competent in prioritizing a full plate while working independently

What you’ll do:

  • Complete bank reconciliations
  • Generate customer invoicing and calculate/validate revenue recognition
  • Post customer payments into general ledger
  • Record general ledger transactions and perform month end account reconciliations
  • Prepare documentation for external auditors.
  • Fixed asset reporting
  • Prepare actual vs. budget reporting for functional leaders
  • Supporting other accounting functions and larger finance team as needed
  • Perform special projects as requested by management


What you’ll bring:

  • Effective communication skills.
  • Ability to work well with all levels of internal management and employees, outside clients and vendors
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel including pivot tables, filters an advanced formulas
  • Proficiency in Windows and MS Office specifically Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Professional integrity and demeanor
  • A diploma or degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of 5 years accounting experience

What gets our attention:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with accounting principles
  • Post-secondary courses in Accounting
  • Experience with Financial Force or other ERP systems


Smith | Commerce Reimagined. Performance Realized.

Smith goes beyond the traditional digital agency. We focus on converting our clients’ potential into performance. With over 20 years of commerce experience at our core, we bring deep expertise, coupled with an unparalleled passion for results, to every engagement. By working hand-in-hand with our clients and key partnerships with technology platforms including SAP Commerce (formerly Hybris) and Salesforce, we consistently produce commerce experiences that help brands and businesses do more than simply improve. We help them thrive. By combining our strategic, creative, analytical, and technical capabilities, we consistently enhance customer experiences, accelerate sales, and optimize operations, enabling over 500,000 transactions every day and driving over $38 billion in annual revenue for our clients. Our unique ownership structure is based on a philanthropic foundation which allows us to focus on client outcomes before quarterly earnings reports and empowers us to make decisions focused on helping our clients with our profits enabling socially beneficial programs. Smith has offices in Dayton, OH; Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada; and Santiago, Chile along with our remote workforce distributed throughout the United States, Canada and Colombia. We are the performance commerce company. Learn more at

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  • Location
    Gatineau, Quebec
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Temporary Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience