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Senior Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Toronto, OH, USA
Posted on Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Who we are:
Validere is a measurement, reporting, and verification (MRV) SaaS company that helps energy organizations transform disconnected, incomplete data into clear and immediately actionable pathways to financial and environmental value.
Over 50 of North America’s leading energy companies rely on Validere’s technology and multidisciplinary experts to understand their physical and environmental commodities and navigate an increasingly complex environment with clarity and ease.
Validere is on a mission to better human prosperity by making the energy supply chain efficient and sustainable. The company has offices in Houston, Calgary, and Toronto.
We’re looking for a Senior Accountant who is a self-starter with an ability to drive cross functional process developments, and interested in long term growth alongside our business. Reporting to the VP, Finance, you will be supporting our accounting and finance processes by producing accurate and reliable financial results for reporting and decision making.

Let’s give you a purpose:

  • Own the month-end close process, including accruals, pre-payments, account reconciliations including cash and credit cards
  • Work with the Talent & Culture team on the payroll process (US and Canada)—review and process expense reimbursements, calculating commissions and other variable compensation, and registering the business in each jurisdiction in which a member of the team works
  • Design, implement and monitor internal controls and policies to mitigate risk and ensure the accuracy of the company's financial statements in accordance with US GAAP
  • Prepare and submit PBC documents for an annual audit
  • Collaborate with the product and development team to manage the SR&ED claim preparation
  • Prepare and submit PBC documents for the filing of monthly, quarterly and annual tax filings - EHT, WSIB, Sales Tax, Payroll (US and Canada) - T4As, W2s, 1099s

What you’ll bring along:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent
  • CPA Designated or Actively Pursuing
  • 5 years of progressive accounting experience in industry with strong experience in month end close
  • Experience with processing Canadian and US payroll
  • Intermediate to Advanced Excel skills
  • Demonstrated ability to drive cross functional process developments and refinements
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and get into the details
  • Capacity to meet deadlines while maintaining quality standards and effective time management
  • Self-starter, able to work independently with minimal direction and isn’t afraid to wear multiple hats
  • Hands-on with financial systems; Very good understanding of accounting system relationships as well as experience navigating and troubleshooting accounting software issues

We love it here, you will too:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Stock options (at Validere, we're all owners)
  • RRSP/401(k) matching programs
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development budget to master your craft
  • Generous time-off with parental/family leave
  • Quarterly Employee Wellbeing Days and No Meeting Friday Afternoons
  • Great Place to Work Certified
  • An inclusive, ego-free environment where diversity of people and thought is valued
  • Opportunity to impact the trajectory of a fast growing tech company

Our shared values:

  • Deliver (the highest) value
  • Remove friction
  • Make it more scalable everyday
  • Be fair & transparent
  • Stay well & safe
Validere is an equal employment opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability status. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the interview process and beyond. We are committed to providing an inclusive, open, and diverse work environment.