General Accountant

Kieran, 5900 Kieran, St-Laurent, Quebec, Canada Req #289
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Founded in 1957, Joseph Ribkoff is an iconic designer, manufacturer and distributor of fashionable women’s apparel which is designed, sewn and produced in Canada and sold to 64 international markets. They are headquartered in Montreal where 400 of their 500 employees are based.  The Montreal location includes the corporate offices, production and warehouse facilities. 


Reporting to the Controller, the accountant is responsible to manage all financial transactions, from fixed payments and variable expenses to bank deposits. Its responsibilities will also include auditing financial documents and procedures, reconciling bank statements and calculating tax payments and returns. To be successful in this role, you should have previous experience with bookkeeping and a flair for spotting numerical mistakes.


  • Analyze, evaluate and interpret appropriate financial and statistical data 
  • Improve financial status by analyzing results; monitoring variances; recommending actions to management
  • Proceed to bank reconciliation
  • Prepare and enter journal entries
  • Maintain accounts and GL analysis
  • Participate to annual audits and tax audits
  • Prepares indirect Government tax reports
  • Protect operations by keeping financial information confidential
  • Participate to month end and year end closing
  • Ad hoc projects

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or DEC degree in Accounting, or a related field.
  • 3 to 5 years of pertinent work experience
  • Strong technical skills using Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge in Microsoft D365 an asset
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to prioritize and meet multiple deadlines
Joseph Ribkoff is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Kieran, 5900 Kieran, St-Laurent, Quebec, Canada