Accountant

Date: Jun 28, 2024

Location: Thornhill, ON, CA, L3T 7P7

Company: CAA Club Group

About Us

CAA Club Group is seeking a highly motivated individual contributor to join the team in the role of Accountant in our Thornhill office

Who we are

As Canada's largest automobile association, we are passionate about keeping our Members safe-- whether they are on the road, at home, or travelling abroad. Meeting the diverse needs of our two-million Members requires high performing, forward thinking, and innovative people who work collaboratively to keep propelling our business forward. Life at CAA Club Group is fast paced, performance-driven and rewarding. We value our Associates' career growth and ongoing professional development-- and we regularly recognize their achievements and outstanding results. CAA Club Group (CCG) is known for providing stellar emergency roadside assistance to our motoring Members and non-Members. We work hard and play hard. We're about doing what's right and feeling good about it.

Position Details

What You Will Do:

  • Prepare regular monthly and ad-hoc journal entries for responsible business units 
  • Assist in the preparation of internal and external financial statements
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts (e.g. high volume, routine transactions or low volume, non-routine transactions) and investigate discrepancies
  • Assist in reviewing significant variances from budget to actual
  • Assist with preparing and filing regulatory reporting requirements, as necessary
  • Assist in certain special projects as part of the Company’s continuous improvement initiatives
  • Perform monthly and ad-hoc reports and analysis for finance and other departments

Who You Are

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (i.e. Accounting)
  • Pursuing CPA designation (typically has just started the CPA PEP program and is working towards writing the final exam)
  • 1-3 years of significant accounting experience would be an asset
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel 
  • Strong understanding of accounting systems
  • Detail-oriented approach with demonstrated analytical skills
  • Assertive self-starter with the ability to work independently and efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent organizational skills, and ability to work under pressure and meet multiple tight deadlines

Our Commitment

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). CAA CCG will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

As an organization we are focused on Member safety, which includes the safety and well-being of our Associates. Therefore, you must be and remain fully vaccinated as a condition of employment.