• Location: Kentville, NS
  • Deadline: August 27, 2021

Accounting Manager

Kings Point to Point Transit (KPPT) is a busy non-emergency accessible transportation organization located in Kentville, NS. Working with a dedicated team, the successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all the accounting operations, including month-end and year-end reporting. The Accounting Manager is collaborative, excels at multi-tasking, displays exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and is a professional and dependable person.


· Prepare month-end and year-end journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations (pre-paid, revenue & expense)

· Prepare bank and general ledger account reconciliations

· Prepare Accounts Receivable invoicing

· Post and reconcile all deposits

· Maintains Receivable Ageing and management

· Prepares monthly financial reports for the Board & government agencies

· Prepares and files all government reports (HST, Fuel Tax rebates, etc.)

· Supports and assists with annual budgeting

· Ensure adherence to all policies and procedures

· Provide Administrative Support when required, including responding to inquiries about the service


· Completion of Diploma or Business Degree in Accounting

· Proficient in Microsoft Excel a must

· Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in an accounting role

· Knowledge of computerized accounting systems; knowledge of ‘Sage Accounting’ an asset

· Must have knowledge of general accounting principles

· Have a positive and proactive attitude

· Must be able to multi-task and meet deadlines effectively

· Be a strong communicator, both written and oral

· Detail oriented, work with a high degree of accuracy

· Highly organized, flexible with strong analytical skills

· Work well under pressure with minimal supervision

Work With Us

Available hours: 30 to 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday)

Benefits include medical, dental, life & long-term disability insurance, 2 weeks sick pay, paid holidays and two weeks vacation

Salary: $20 – $23 per hour, based on experience