Senior Accountant - Canada

Remote
Full Time
Finance
Mid Level
 

Miovision provides cities with modern tools to fix today's traffic problems. We offer solutions that collect multimodal traffic data and uncover actionable insights, helping municipalities get more out of their road network. The result: streets capable of moving more people – safely and efficiently – whether they are in a car, on a bus, on a bike or e-scooter, or walking. Since 2005, our systems have counted more than nine billion vehicles around the world. We have offices in Kitchener, Canada as well as operations in the US, Germany, and Serbia. For more information, visit miovision.com

Position Summary

The Senior Accountant plays a crucial role in overseeing general accounting, analyzing variances, driving process improvements and completing the month end close for our CJ Hensch subsidiary based in Texas. Reporting to the Controller and collaborating closely with the General Manager - CJ Hensch, this position requires a high attention to detail and advanced analytical, communication, and organizational skills.

Key Accountabilities

  • Actively support the General Manager by providing financial insights and facilitating strategic decision-making through analyses
  • Manage cash flow by monitoring daily transactions, forecasting cash needs, and recommending strategies to improve working capital efficiency
  • Prepare and analyze, monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS
  • Execute monthly financial closing tasks, including journal entries, bank reconciliations, account reconciliations, and flux analysis
  • Manage the accounts receivable billing processes, ensuring accuracy and timeliness
  • Collaborate with department heads on budget development and monitoring. Assist in financial forecasts, identifying areas for cost optimization and revenue enhancement
  • Work with auditors during interim and year-end audits
  • Manage travel and expense reimbursements for field technicians
  • Coordinate and oversee accounts payable tasks, including processing invoices, verifying transactions, and ensuring timely payments to vendors
  • Continuously assess and enhance financial processes and systems to increase efficiency and accuracy. Implement best practices and recommend relevant technology solutions

Skills/Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field with a CPA designation
  • Proficiency in US GAAP, ASPE, IFRS and relevant financial accounting regulations
  • Familiarity with the following tools: Microsoft Excel, Netsuite, SalesForce, Xero, Work Ect, Bill.com
  • Strong organizational skills and proactive problem-solving abilities
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to present financial analysis to diverse audiences

Perks and Benefits  

  • Comprehensive health benefits starting on day one
  • RRSP/401K Plan 
  • Mio-Days: We extend all three-day weekends to four-days and provide a Holiday Shutdown in December  
  • Virtual Healthcare Service providing employees and their families access to healthcare providers 24/7
  • Internet subsidy and a remote work allowance 
  • Enhanced paternity and maternity leaves
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Virtual fitness classes 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Please indicate if you require accommodation on your application, and our team will work with you to meet your accessibility needs.

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