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Are you an established accountant with a track record of reliability and professionalism? Fountain Tire is looking for an experienced Accountant with strong analytical and problem solving skills to join our Corporate Accounting team in our South Edmonton Head Office.  This is a full time permanent position, intended for an experienced accountant who works well alone and with others. What do we offer?   - Recognition and incentives for your contribution to the organization - Educational Allowances that support individual growth and development - Policies and programs that support a balanced lifestyle, including flex days and an easy commute to our office located close to the Calgary Trail and Southside Anthony Henday - Discounts for you and your family on tires, parts and services at all Fountain Tire locations - Comprehensive benefits program with dental, medical and life insurance    Duties and responsibilities include: - Daily updating, monitoring and forecasting of revolving credit pools, notifying if risk of exceeding availability exists. - Leading the preparation of month end consolidated financial statements including: - Resolving prior month issues - Completion of month end working papers and schedules - Routine eliminating and consolidation entries are complete - Accurate consolidated financial statements have been prepared, including balance sheet, equity, income and cash flow statements and other reporting as required. - On a quarterly basis ensure: - Segment forecasts are rolled up and a consolidated forecast is validated; ensure timeline aligns with program forecast workflow.  A forecast is prepared for the elimination company, including detailed review of sales & COGS. - Any reporting changes are identified and made as required (i.e. in templates, segment roll-ups, account roll-ups). - Quarter reporting templates are rolled forward, updated and reviewed for accuracy. - MD&A package is reviewed in full, footed and narrative sections have been updated; assist management in finalizing the package. - Reporting has been prepared in accordance with the banking agreement. -  On an annual basis ensure: - Execution of budget cycle administration, including management of budgeting tool, brainstorming and presenting solutions for tool model changes, overall timeline development, support and uploading approved budget data in accounting system. - Assigned year-end tasks, including audit requirements, are completed by the specified deadlines. - Notes to financial statements are completed as assigned. - Reporting has been prepared in accordance with the banking agreement. - Maintain corporate policy for (FRx) reporting; review reporting by dimension requests assessing the reasonability/impact and complete updates in the system as required.  - Maintain relationships with FTP team leads through regular interactions, delivery of customer service and continuous assessment of transactional and reporting needs. - Identify and track FTP projects and issue accurate and up-to-date monthly reporting to project leads. - Continuously evaluate and make recommendations to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of accounting processes and controls. - Participate in all safety initiatives, as required or assigned, to guarantee safety at Fountain Tire. - Participate in special projects and perform other related duties as assigned. The necessary experience, knowledge, skills and abilities required in the role: - College Diploma with a major in Accounting and 5 to 7 years of related experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. - Completion of an Accounting designation (CPA) - Working knowledge of financial statement preparation and reporting. - Demonstrated professionalism when dealing with financial information. - Communication skills, verbal and written, with the ability to work with a variety of people in a team environment. - Proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external associates. - Proven organizational and time management skills in order to effectively manage multiple priorities and competing demands within tight deadlines. - Demonstrated analytical skills with an attention to detail in order to research and escalate issues. - Demonstrated initiative in recognizing opportunities for improvement and efficiency. - A willingness to learn. - Working knowledge of tax return preparation. - Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and other Financial Reporting software (FRX, Target, Forecaster, TaxPrep). Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply on-line. In office resumes will be accepted by reception only.
Location
CA-AB-Edmonton
Store
Fountain Tire Place (Edmonton Corporate Office)
Fountain Tire is looking for a Cashing Posting Associate (Accounts Receivable) to join our Credit team in our South Edmonton Corporate Head Office.     ***This is a temporary part-time position (20-30 hours per week) until January 31, 2023***   What you'll be doing: - Perform Cash application accurately, applying cheques and credit cards to external customers’ accounts while ensuring same day application. - Code payments with customers account number to ensure proper application. - Maintain record of deposits, transaction listings and cheques received. - Create and document adjusting entries (charge backs/credit/debit memos) to customer accounts as required and advise impacted parties. - Facilitate Electronic Funds Transfer payments by completing all documentation. - Prepare daily deposits. - Assist other team members as need dictates. Desired attributes: - Strong analytical skills and attention to detail. - Working knowledge of cash application and understanding of accounts receivables accounting practices. - Proficiency working with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) software. - Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external customers; includes excellent communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills as well as a “do it right the first time” approach. - Strong organizational and time management skills in order to effectively manage multiple priorities and competing demands within tight deadlines. - Ability to work within a team environment as well as individually. Position Requirements: - High School Diploma required - Secondary school courses in Accounting, Business and/or Administration an asset - 2 years related experience preferred - a combination of education and experience may be considered - Must be willing to undergo a credit and criminal background check Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter and resume though our online application system.     
Location
CA-AB-Edmonton
Store
Fountain Tire Place (Edmonton Corporate Office)
  Fountain Tire is hiring an Accountant to join our team, working out of our Corporate Office in South Edmonton. This is a temporary position terminating April 30, 2024. The Accountant primary responsibility is to ensure all entries are recorded in the proper periods thereby enabling the completion of accurate and timely monthly financial statements.   Functional Responsibilities - Prepare accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with established policies and procedures. - Provide on accounting transactions, processes, and investigation of any related queries. - On a monthly basis conduct the proper analysis, prepare and record the necessary entries to ensure that: - Month end is accurately completed by specified deadlines; including the completion of all items on the month end checklist which are assigned to you. - Intercompany reconciliations are accurately completed by the specified deadlines. - Subsidiary records for accrued purchases agree to the general ledger. - On a quarterly basis ensure: - That other significant balance sheet accounts are reasonable and any necessary entries are recorded by the specified deadline. - Quarterly financial statement reviews are completed with the management team and the necessary entries are made by the specified deadline. - On an annual basis ensure: - Participation with the budget process, ensuring complete and accurate budget delivery by the specified deadlines. - Budget support provided to operations is effective. - Participation with the inventory count process, including training and review of count results. - Inventory count support provided to operations is effective. - Assigned year-end tasks are completed by the specified deadlines. - Prepare corporate tax returns as required. - Ensure necessary financial and adhoc reporting is completed as required; including the necessary review to ensure accuracy. - Ensure compliance with query management and communications policies. - Ensure journal entries are processed in accordance with the current policy. - Complete the necessary review and entries to ensure accurate accounting for corporate tax. - Complete working papers, lead sheets and other risk analysis, including the necessary entries to ensure accuracy of the financials by the specified deadlines. - Participate in the documentation, recording and completion of share transactions, new start-ups and closures as required. - Participate in special projects and perform other related duties as assigned. - Actively participate in the review and recommendation of accounting processes and control improvements with a focus on building efficiency and effectiveness. - Participate in all safety initiatives, as required or assigned, to guarantee safety at Fountain Tire.  - -   What do we offer? - Comprehensive health, dental and vision benefits for you and your family including RRSP matching - Recognition and incentives for your contribution to the organization - Educational Allowances that support individual growth and development - Policies and programs that support a balanced lifestyle, including flex days and an easy commute to our office located close to Calgary Trail and Southside Anthony Henday - Discounts for you and your family on tires, parts and services at all Fountain Tire locations Why work for Fountain Tire? - We are a Platinum Member of Canada’s Best Managed Companies - We are one of the 10 largest independent tire dealers in North America, and recipient of many Customer Service and Best Business Awards - We continually strive to expand our operations in existing markets, as well as new markets and currently, we have over 160 stores from BC through Ontario  Required Education and Experience   - Enrolment in the CPA program would be considered a definite asset. - College diploma with a major in accounting and 3 to 5 years of related experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. - Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX would be considered a definite asset. The necessary experience, knowledge, skills and abilities required in the role: - Communication skills, verbal and written, with the ability to work with a variety of people in a team environment. - Working knowledge of financial statement preparation and reporting. - Demonstrated professionalism when dealing with financial information. - Proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external associates. - Proven organizational and time management skills in order to effectively manage multiple priorities and competing demands within tight deadlines. - Demonstrated analytical skills with an attention to detail in order to research and escalate issues. - Demonstrated initiative in recognizing opportunities for improvement and efficiency. - A willingness to learn. - Working knowledge of tax return preparation. - Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and other Financial Reporting software (FRX, Target, Forecaster, TaxPrep). Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply on-line. 
Location
CA-AB-Edmonton
Store
Fountain Tire Place (Edmonton Corporate Office)
Fountain Tire is hiring an Accounting Manager to join our Finance Team, working out of our Corporate Office in South Edmonton. This is a temporary position terminating April 30, 2024. The Accounting Manager will manage the accounting team in all areas of financial reporting requirements to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting to Managers, Operations and senior management thereby ensuring the delivery of the financial component of the Fountain Tire Program.   Leadership - Provide leadership to the program team through performance management, daily mentorship and skill development. - Monitor compliance with Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE), company policies, procedures and processes and report thereon to the Director of Finance. - Regularly assess the effectiveness of all related transactional processes and reporting to initiate and implement changes where necessary. - Manage compliance with query management and communication policies. - Lead special projects and/or cross-functional teams as required. - Participate in all safety initiatives as required or assigned, to guarantee safety at Fountain Tire.   Functional - Work with the Accounting team to design, develop, implement and maintain strong internal control processes in order to provide timely and accurate financial statements and to ensure assets are adequately safeguarded. - On a monthly basis conduct the proper review to ensure: - The cut off is accurate; including completion of the month end checklist. - Accurate financial results are reported by the specified deadlines. - The operations financial reporting package is completed by the agreed upon deadlines and any follow-up questions are addressed in accordance with the communication policy. - Financial reporting is accurately completed by the agreed upon deadlines and any follow-up questions are addressed in accordance with the communication policy, when assistance is requested. - Intercompany vendor reconciliations are completed accurately by the agreed upon deadlines, reviewed as necessary and identified issues are escalated as required. - Subsidiary records agree to the general ledger - On a quarterly basis conduct the proper review to ensure: - That other significant balance sheet accounts are reasonable. - Quarterly consolidated package is complete by the agreed deadlines with follow-up questions addressed by the team in accordance with the communication policy. - On a yearly basis ensure: - The budget process is developed, implemented and managed to ensure that budget tasks are completed, operations are supported through the process, and the budget package is delivered by the agreed upon deadlines. - Taxes are being accurately recorded and filed by the regulatory filing deadlines. - The year-end plan is developed, communicated, implemented and managed to ensure the delivery of accurate year-end financial results by the agreed upon deadlines. - Annual inventory count process is managed to ensure the count is completed within the specified deadlines and process support is provided to managers, operations and support desk - Implement processes and procedures to ensure the accuracy of inventory. - Manage the documentation, recording and completion of share transactions, new start-ups and closures. - Manage the maintenance of the reporting tools used by the accounting team. - Support the DRIVE program by providing Driver support and completing evaluations. - Other duties as assigned by Director of Finance. Innovation   - Manage the implementation of new or revised accounting practices, procedures and reporting. - Develop and maintain relevant operations performance metrics and financial statements as well as efficient methodologies for data collection, reporting and analysis to support them. - Develop and manage Fountain Tire Program Online content ensuring it is both relevant and accurate. - Develop and manage DRIVE program content ensuring it is both relevant and accurate.   What do we offer? - Comprehensive health, dental and vision benefits for you and your family including RRSP matching - Recognition and incentives for your contribution to the organization - Educational Allowances that support individual growth and development - Policies and programs that support a balanced lifestyle, including flex days and an easy commute to our office located close to Calgary Trail and Southside Anthony Henday - Discounts for you and your family on tires, parts and services at all Fountain Tire locations   Why work for Fountain Tire?   - We are a Platinum Member of Canada’s Best Managed Companies - We are one of the 10 largest independent tire dealers in North America, and recipient of many Customer Service and Best Business Awards - We continually strive to expand our operations in existing markets, as well as new markets and currently, we have over 160 stores from BC through Ontario  Required Education and Experience - Professional accounting designation. - 7 years of related experience plus a minimum of 3 years leadership experience, a combination of education and experience may be considered. - Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX would be considered a definite asset.   The necessary experience, knowledge, skills and abilities required in the role:   - Strong working knowledge of financial statement preparation, corporate taxes, budgeting and forecasting. - Demonstrated initiative in recognizing efficiencies and implementing process improvement initiatives. - Lead, manage and interact with positivity and optimism. - Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, with the ability to work with a variety of people in a team environment. - Proven ability to both lead and work within a team environment. - Strong analytical skills with an attention to detail in order to research and escalate issues. - Solid organizational and time management skills in order to prioritize competing demands and meet deadlines. - Proven ability to develop and maintain effective relationships. - Strong computer and reporting skills with an advanced proficiency in MS Excel and Word. Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply on-line. 
Location
CA-AB-Edmonton
Store
Fountain Tire Place (Edmonton Corporate Office)