Financial Accountant

Each year the US and Canadian governments give out billions of dollars in R&D tax credits to fund businesses, but the application process is cumbersome and time-consuming. At Boast.AI, we are building the future of tax credit recovery with artificial intelligence so companies can get larger returns without the manual work and audit risk.

We are looking for a Junior Accountant to join our Finance team. In this role, you will be critical in contributing to the timely completion of accounting functions including our monthly close, account reconciliations, financial reporting requirements, monthly tax remittance, invoicing and collections, and assisting with annual budgeting and quarterly forecasts.

Responsibilities

Within the first 3 months, you will:

  • Develop a strong understanding of our R&D tax credit business
  • Handle month-end journal entries and monthly tax remittances
  • Complete training on our invoicing and collection process and have the ability to fully manage the collection process
  • Gain an understanding of the different types of month-end journal entries
  • Train on balance sheet reconciliations and get familiar with all balance sheet accounts and types of transactions
  • Complete training on month-end closing and reporting requirements
  • Learn our customized Quickbooks settings and apply these skills when preparing reconciliations
  • Complete training on PP&E schedules

Within the first 6 months, you will:

  • Train on quarterly reporting and reforecasting
  • Assist Controller with the restructuring of the corporate entity
  • Assist Controller with cash flow projection process
  • Analyze and reconcile balance sheet
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting and financial statements
  • Assist with annual budgeting and quarterly reforecasting
  • Prepare quarterly PP&E and intangibles schedules
  • Prepare fixed assets schedule
  • Assist with preparation of financial statements
  • Work with an external accountant to complete year-end financial statements
  • Make 1-2 recommendations for process improvements in the Finance function

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors degree or diploma in accounting
  • 2-5 years of accounting experience
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • Experience with month-end closes
  • Experience with Quickbooks Online is an asset
  • Accounting experience at a Software as a Service (SaaS) company is an asset
  • Actively enrolled in the CPA program (close to completion)

Please send your resume to info@boastcapital.com.