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Junior Accountant

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Dougall Media, Thunder Bay’s only locally owned broadcast/multimedia company, has an exciting opportunity in our Accounting Department, as a Junior Accountant.

Dougall Media provides a healthy work/life balance in a supportive and inclusive corporate culture. This position will be a fun but challenging role, that offers positive reinforcement and growth opportunities. Working with Dougall Media, you will receive unique employee perks such as free event tickets, pizza parties, staff celebrations, and staff development.

As a Junior Accountant, you will support the finance department in maintaining financial records, preparing reports, and ensuring compliance with relevant regulations. This position provides an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in accounting, while contributing to the efficient operation of the organization’s financial processes.

Responsibilities include:

  • Financial record keeping.
  • Accounts payable and receivable.
  • Financial reporting.
  • Compliance and auditing.
  • Budgeting and forecasting.
  • General support.
  • Other duties as required, especially those that support the goals and objectives of the Accounting Department.

Requirements for this position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Strong understanding of basic accounting principles and practices.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and experience with accounting software
  • Experience with Crystal Reports or equivalent
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in data entry and record-keeping.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify discrepancies and resolve issues.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Relevant internship or work experience in accounting or finance is preferred but not required.
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements and standards (e.g., GAAP) is a plus.
  • Willingness to pursue professional development opportunities, such as obtaining certifications (e.g., CPA, CMA) or continuing education courses.
  • Live in – or willing to relocate to – Thunder Bay, Ontario.
  • Valid G drivers’ License.

Dougall Media is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Dougall Media is committed to an environment of open access to employment opportunities. Accommodations are available for all applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Should an applicant require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at (807) 346-2569.

We thank you for your interest in working with Dougall Media, however, only those selected for an interview will be notified.

If interested, please click apply where you can submit your resume and cover letter, to begin the application process. Start your new career today!

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