Accounts Payable Accountant

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Full-time
  • Department: Finance/Accounting

Company Description

About us:

In 2020, Viral Nation was voted the 4th fastest growing company in Canada. At Viral Nation, we embed brands in culture. We are not a typical ‘big agency’. We are a team of entrepreneurs, ex-global agency leaders and big talent agency recruiters who came together with a shared vision to do things differently.

We help brands find smarter ways to deliver better value to their communities by collaborating with the people who know them intimately, understand what they want, and create content that speaks directly to them. We move at the speed of culture and evolve quickly as needed. We continue to do this successfully for some of the world’s largest brands, including Facebook Oculus, Disney, DC Comics, TikTok and Tencent.

What’s in it for you:

  • Work with some of the world’s most engaging brands
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities
  • Flexible work schedule and summer hours
  • Competitive salaries and 100% paid comprehensive health benefits plan 
  • Learn from an unrivalled leadership team with many years of agency experience
  • Be yourself! Work with an agency that boasts above-average diversity statistics
  • Dedicated programs to support your mental health and work-life harmony
  • Partake in our calendar of team building and social events 

Job Description

We seek a results-driven and confident accountant to join us as our accounts payable accounting technician within our Finance & Accounting operations on a contract or part-time basis with an opportunity for full-time employment.

The role of the Accounts Payable Technician involves providing financial, administrative, and clerical support to our team. Their role is to post supplier invoices, credit card transactions, post supplier payments, and control expenses. In addition, duties include day-to-day management of all payment cycle activities in a timely and efficient manner.

The ideal candidate is well versed in Microsoft Business Central systems, job/project accounting, full-vendor, and credit card posting and payments cycles. 

We seek a minimum of 3 years of direct accounts payable or accounting experience and have ideally worked within the media, marketing, communications, or entertainment sectors.

Tasks

  • Keeping track of all payments and expenditures, including payroll, purchase orders, invoices, statements, etc.
  • Reconciling processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances
  • Maintaining historical records
  • Paying employees by verifying expense reports and preparing payment to suppliers via electronic funds transfers, wires, or other electronic processing.
  • Paying vendors by scheduling pay checks and ensuring payment is received for outstanding credit; generally responding to all vendor inquiries regarding finance
  • Preparing analyses of accounts and producing monthly reports
  • Continuing to improve the payment process

Qualifications

  • A graduate from a recognized post-secondary college or university business program, ideally with an accounting specialty
  • Attention to detail
  • Data Entry Skills
  • General Math Skills
  • Financial Software Experience
  • Analyzing Information
  • Attention to Detail, Thoroughness, 
  • Verbal Communication

Additional Information

Viral Nation is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in our agency. Viral Nation welcomes applications from people with visible and non-visible disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruiting and selection process.

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