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Senior Accountant

Toronto, Canada

Company Description

Blueprint is the world-leader in collaborative Requirements Definition and Management (RDM) solutions. Blueprint makes life easier for Business Analysts by automating the tedious, time-consuming elements of every requirements initiative – and transforming the business-IT relationship into a visual, engaging collaboration.



We strive to attract the best talent.  Our team members are creative and innovative, and strive for the highest bar of customer value.



Want to join the Blueprint team? If you are a mult-tasker with a “can-do” attitude that wants to join a market leader in a rapidly growing market segment, Blueprint is the company for you!

Job Description

Successful candidates will be a key part of Blueprint’s five person Finance team responsible for owning the daily operations and monthly reporting. The successful candidate should have a dynamic personality with eagerness to learn, take on new challenges and excel in a high paced environment. The Senior Accountant role at Blueprint is a great compliment to any individual pursuing or planning to pursue a professional accounting designation. 

 

  • Preparation of month end reconciliations, management reporting, departmental reports, HST/EHT filing and assist with month-end variance analysis, preparation of budgets and annual audit
  • Review and improve internal controls and company policies
  • Prepare and calculate the monthly commission payment amounts for employees for review by the CFO
  • Own and manage the purchasing process
  • Post and reconcile company payments and receipts to general ledgers
  • Review and process employee expense reports
  • Process sales orders and post entries – including revenue recognition entries
  • Manage deferred service orders and related expenses
  • Track and bill customer maintenance renewals
  • Consistent A/R follow up in order to ensure excellent A/R collection levels
  • Monitor and manage the cash flow forecast
  • Prepare bank deposits
  • Stay current with all regulations, practices, tax laws, reporting requirements and industry trends
  • Perform other duties in support of the Finance team as required

 

Qualifications

  • University Degree with focus in accounting
  • Minimum 3-5 years working experience in operational accounting
  • Knowledge and understanding of accepted accounting rules and practices – including revenue recognition and reporting requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively with individuals across the organization
  • Demonstrate ability to manage accounting transactions and financial records – including experience with multi-company and multi-currency transactions
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, including MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Experience using Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains
  • Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently and the ability to adapt to different situations as they are presented
  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and/or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts
  • Good organizational, time management and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to interpret, implement and recognized when improvements are needed in company policies and procedures
  • Strong work ethic, positive team attitude and the ability to be accountable for one’s work performed
  • Confident, consistent, proactive and decisive 

Additional Information

What we offer

  • A startup environment with flexible work hours, no dress code and a passionate, engaged team
  • Downtown office location, steps from TTC
  • A competitive compensation package and have a great track record of paying annual bonuses