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Staff Accountant in Hamilton at Harris Rebar

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Core Responsibilities:

  • Review of expense reports for compliance with company policies and codes
  • Review, release and post wire payments
  • US Sales tax preparation including the filing of returns and issuance of payments
  • HST and Provincial sales tax returns
  • Canadian and US Accessories revenue recognition analysis
  • Completion of various monthly, quarterly and yearly reconciliation and reporting schedules
  • Lease software maintenance and reconciliation to the general ledger
  • Prepare Canadian and US Financial statements ensuring compliance with current accounting standards
  • Prepare year end reporting and tax schedules for submission to Nucor
  • Maintain compliance with State information requests, census reports, and surveys
  • Run inventory counts in Canada and the US
  • Freight invoice review
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by Management

Backup Responsibilities:

  • Monthly intercompany reconciliations with the intention that this will become a core responsibility in 2020
  • Placing analysis; weekly placing report generation, analysis, and distribution, and review and approval of placing invoices
  • Vendor file set up
  • US and Canadian bank reconciliations including periodic performance to maintain knowledge of this process.


Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of accounting principles, practices and procedures
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel is a must
  • Analytical and strong attention to detail
  • Strong organization skills
  • Solid time management skills to meet internal and external deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Minimum Qualifications:

  • College diploma in Accounting or Finance
  • Working toward or has obtained CPA, CMA or CPA, CGA designation


Harris Rebar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Harris Rebar is committed to providing accommodations for applicants with disabilities; please contact us if you require an accommodation during the recruitment process.