Archipelago Marine Research Ltd., established in 1978, is a Victoria-based consulting firm specializing in national and international commercial fisheries monitoring and marine environmental assessment services. Archipelago is a recognized world leader in the development and delivery of fisheries monitoring programs and monitoring technology.
Reporting to the VP Finance, the Accounting Manager will lead the accounting operations for Archipelago and its foreign operations. The Accounting manager will supervise and serve as a role model for a small team and will oversee all core activities including payroll, accounts payable, invoicing, accounts receivables, credit and collection, and other general accounting processes. The Accounting Manager is responsible for the accurate and timely preparation of monthly and annual financial statements as well as routine budgeting and forecasting. This person will also lead the development and implementation of accounting policies, procedures and internal controls. This is a hands-on position that requires active participation in the monthly accounting work.
The Accounting Manager is expected subscribe to and promote the company's corporate values as well as the company's and corporate professional standards and objectives. They are expected to maintain the highest standard of professional competence and confidentiality through professional and personal conduct within and outside of the workplace including all forms of communications with employees and clients.
This position is based on a 37.5 hour week, but some evening, weekend and on-call work may be required.
Archipelago offers a comprehensive compensation package that includes; health and dental benefits package, health care and wellness spending account, and RRSP contributions. We have a socially responsible and flexible corporate culture, and provide training and development opportunities for our employees.
Email or fax your resume with salary expectations to:
Archipelago Marine Research Ltd.
525 Head Street, Victoria, BC, Canada V9A 5S1
Fax: (250) 383-0103 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found
Note: Interviews may be conducted throughout the posting period and the position may be filled prior to the closing date.