Accounting Intern

Department: Finance REPORTS TO: Director, Financial Reporting Systems


Job Description:

Diversified family business founded in Vancouver, BC more than 50 years ago with roots in the real estate development and construction industry. Today the company owns and manages an international real estate portfolio that includes commercial and residential properties, hotels, golf courses, vineyards and blueberry and cranberry farms. In addition to its ongoing pursuits in real estate development and construction.

  • Join the team for a 4 or 8-month internship starting in May 2021

  • Successful candidates will find themselves increasing their knowledge of finance and accounting with their exposure and contributions to our operation

  • Assists finance team with day-to-day operations

  • Performs accounting and clerical functions to support the finance team

  • Assists in month-end reporting procedures and activities

  • Reconciles credit cards, expense reports, and balances

  • Interacts with internal customers to answer questions about invoicing and payment


Qualification:

• Post-secondary education in a business or accounting program, or are working towards your degree

• Double Computer Science and Accounting major is a strong asset

• Highly organized & detail oriented

• Able to operate effectively & efficiently in a fast-paced environment

• Energetic & highly motivated

• Highly motivated team player, with ability to work independently

• Strong written and verbal communication

• Accuracy and strong attention to detail

  • Strong computer skills/proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other property management software


Compensation: Will be negotiated