Accountant @ Sussex Retirement Living

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Career Growth

This is a rare opportunity to expedite your growth in a private equity real-estate development company that is contributing something meaningful to society.

Balances Independence & Mentorship

You will be rewarded for using your own intuition and skillset. You will be asked to tap into your own abilities and aptitude, with the overall guidance and support from the Director of Finance.

Open Door Policy

As there is an open door policy as Sussex, you will be able to interact with all levels of a private equity company with limited hierarchical barriers.

Accountant @ Sussex Retirement Living

Company: Sussex Retirement Living

Position: Accountant

Location: Ottawa, ON

Sussex and its partners believe in the social model, which offers personalized care in a home-like environment. Sussex Retirement Living is an industry leader in the seniors housing space. Sussex places integrity and a standard of excellence at the centre of every project with the ultimate goal of providing a better quality of life to our growing seniors population. Sussex and its associates meticulously groom the markets, identifying those with the greatest demand and develop high quality, functional residences for today’s seniors. The design is tailored to better care for residents suffering from dementia, while creating an impeccable, resort-like residence at an affordable price. Sussex capitalizes on the booming growth within the seniors’ demographic, providing excellent returns to shareholders through socially responsible investment opportunities.

Skills & Experience

CPA designation
University degree in business, finance or accounting
2-3 years experience Performing accounts payable, receivables and bank requisitions.
Sage 50 Accounting Software Proficient knowledge
Confident communicator
Ability to interact with C-Suite Executives

Summary of Role

Reporting directly to the Director of Finance, you will be responsible for the day-to-day accounting tasks of a private equity, real-estate development company. You will form part of a highly-skilled national team operating out of Ottawa. On a daily basis you will be asked to use your skills and knowledge to keep track of over 20 different corporate accounts with various internal linkages. This role is best suited for an ambitious, detail oriented, multi-tasking accounting professional in the early stages of their career. You will be pushed to grow and develop, being handed more responsibility and mentorship at each step. You will be mentored by the Director of Finance, who is highly invested in your success at Sussex. It is envisioned that this role will form part of a succession plan as Sussex continues to grow and expand, nationally and in the US..

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