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Accounts Receivable & Accounts Payable Specialist

Head Office - 12302 10th Line, 12302 Tenth Line, Georgetown, Ontario, Canada Req #351
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Employment Opportunity


Independently owned and operated for more than 100 years, Sheridan Nurseries is Canada's largest, fully integrated garden centre, retailer and grower, known for top quality products and services. At Sheridan Nurseries, we offer employees a dynamic, fun and fast paced work environment, focused on growth, development and personal well being. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including a company pension.  Sheridan Nurseries Head Office is actively searching for a: 

Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable Specialist



Accounts Receivable:

  • Provide support to credit and collections activities
  • Invoicing, cash application, credit card payment processing
  • Ensure timely and accurate Nursery invoicing
  • Participate in year end audit as required
  • Manage customer deductions to ensure that appropriate controls are in place


Accounts Payable:

  • Daily accounts payable activities ensuring efficient payment of all supplier invoices & employee expense reports through direct deposits and cheques
  • Manage the company credit card program
  • Ensure internal controls are in place
  • Ensure the inter-company accounts are reconciled and cleared
  • Maintain department Petty Cash
  • Work with vendors on short pays /payment inquiries etc.
  • Provide support to Garden Centre and Nursery administrative staff
  • Prepare and complete 4 weekly cheque runs on both systems


Skills Required
  • Minimum of 5 years combined experience of working in the Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable functions
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills in Excel and Word
  • High degree of problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Superior interpersonal, communication and listening skills
  • Proactive, responsive service and action oriented

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 
If selected, please advise if you require special accommodation to attend the interview.
  • Head Office - 12302 10th Line, 12302 Tenth Line, Georgetown, Ontario, Canada