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Accounting Assistant

Calgary, AB, Canada
November 28, 2018

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** ******* *** **, *******, AB T*J*Z1

C: 403-***-****

Personal Summary .

An ambitious, enthusiastic and a skilled accounting professional possessing a solid accounting background having more than almost two years of professional work experience in the Finance & Accounting capacity at multiple organizations.

Maintain a strong work ethic and commitment to fulfill set goals and targets; evidenced by effectively working full time and simultaneously studying towards my professional designation(s). Presently looking for an opportunity to work in a professional role and build a long lasting relationship with a reputable company.

Work Experience .

Staff Accountant [September 2018-Present]

Pyramid Accounting & Consulting Inc, Calgary AB

Working as a staff Accountant with major tasks and duties involved:

Compiled notices to reader’s financial statements annually while assessing accuracy, completeness & conformance to reporting and procedural standards.

Performing full cycle accounting duties including Account Payable, Account Receivable and Payroll Services.

Paying vendors by scheduling pay checks and ensuring payment is received for outstanding credit; generally responding to all vendor enquiries regarding finance.

Paying employees by verifying expense reports and preparing pay checks for various clients and for the firm as well.

Prepared adjustment entries, while improving processes to ensure efficient and effective service across all areas.

Employed best accounting practices to calculate and prepare GST/HST remittances and file monthly returns efficiently.

Interacted with CRA regarding corporate, sales and payroll taxes which recovered significant amount in tax assessment.

Liaised with clients to build relationships and gather useful client information.

Perform Ad-hoc office related work.

Assistant Accountant [May 2017– September 2018]

SAU Consulting & Business Advisory Services Ltd, Calgary AB Worked as an Assistant Accountant with major tasks and duties involved: 2

Assisted in Preparation of Financial Statements, including Trail Balance, Income Statement and Balance Sheet for partnership and companies.

Sorting source documents from client files and process using accounting software such as, Microsoft Excel and Sage.

Preparation of monthly accounts reconciliation i.e. bank reconciliations

Verify and process all accounts payable and receivable documents for different clients

Preparing balance sheet reconciliations including accruals and prepayments for certain clients

Ensuring maintenance of files, registers and month end journals accounting of clients

Maintaining and updating client’s information changes.

Manage other office related work.

Education .

ACCA (AFFILIATE)– Association of Certified Chartered Accountants – United Kingdom (2011- 2017)

*ACCA is a global body for professional accountants and has a Mutual Recognition Agreement with CGA Canada.

Diploma In Business Administration, Bow Valley College Calgary,AB (2014 – 2015) Major In Accounting

Advance Diploma in Accounting and Business, United Kingdom (2012-2014) B. COM – Bachelor Of Commerce (2007 – 2009)

University Of Central Punjab, Pakistan

Key Skills and Competencies .

Basic knowledge of IFRS implementation, IAS policies. Also familiar with the Canadian GAAP framework.

Strong ability to interpret, apply and explain applicable codes, policies and procedures.

Strong work ethic and a proven ability to manage multiple assignments while meeting tight deadline schedules, thriving in a fast pace environment.

Practical Working experience in accounting software i.e. Sage, Quick Books.

Proficient in Microsoft Advanced Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team. 3

Excellent communication skills.

*References :Available upon request.

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