Accounting technicians and bookkeepers - Emploi d'avenir
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Accounting technicians and bookkeepers

Accounting is necessary to maintain a clear picture of a company’s financial operations. If you like numbers and the jobs that go with them, apply your talents by keeping accounting books and financial records up to date for businesses or private clients.

 
Average salary20$ / hour
 

Description

Accounting technicians and bookkeepers maintain complete sets of books, keep records of accounts, verify the procedures used for recording financial transactions, and provide personal bookkeeping services. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors, or they may be self-employed.

Main tasks

  • Keep financial records and establish, maintain and balance various accounts using manual and computerized bookkeeping systems
  • Post journal entries and reconcile accounts, prepare trial balance of books, maintain general ledgers and prepare financial statements
  • Calculate and prepare cheques for payrolls and for utility, tax and other bills
  • Complete and submit tax remittance forms, workers' compensation forms, pension contribution forms and other government documents
  • Prepare tax returns and perform other personal bookkeeping services
  • Prepare other statistical, financial and accounting reports.

Training

DIPLOMA OF COLLEGE STUDIES (DCS)

Accounting and Management Technology

More information

More information on this job on IMT onlineThis link open an external website in a new window.
accounting bookkeeper; accounting technician; bookkeeper; bookkeeping clerk; budget officer; finance officer; financial officer; senior bookkeeper.

This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Bas-St-Laurent
  • Estrie
  • Abitibi-Témiscamingue
  • Lanaudière
  • Laurentides
  • Montérégie
  • Grande région de Montréal

This site presents a selection of the best job opportunities. At the national level and in all regions, the possibilities are numerous.
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