< Back to Job Postings

Senior Accountant

Full Time + Cambridge, Ontario

About Dare Foods Limited

Dare Foods Limited is a private, family owned business established in 1892. The Dare “Made Better” promise guides everything we do and comes to life through our portfolio of consumer-loved brands including Bear Paws, Breton, Boulangerie Grissol, Dare Candy Co, and Whippet (to name just a few). Our head office is located in Cambridge, Ontario, the area has been our company home since the family’s original store opened in 1892.

About the job

Senior Accountant

We are seeking a self-confident, independent, and motivated individual to join our finance team located at our Head Office in Cambridge, Ontario. Reporting directly to the Accounting Manager, you will perform a variety of financial accounting duties including: compiling, analyzing and preparing accurate and timely periodic/annual financial statements, creating and posting of journal entries and accruals, account reconciliations and other analysis as required, as well as external audits. You will be responsible for administering and updating data within system databases as well as have direct involvement with the annual budget, budget updates and year end closing processes.

The successful applicant for this opportunity has excellent analysis and problem-solving skills, the ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment, an excellent and experience communicator across various levels of management and possess strong MS Excel skills.

An analytical thinker, you hold a degree/diploma in Finance or related studies with a minimum of 3 years of experience. Preference will be given to those who have SAP/ERP experience, an Accounting designation and previous experience in a Consumer Package Goods environment.

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please apply in writing by September 30, 2021 quoting the appropriate position title to hrresumes@darefoods.com (.txt, .doc or .pdf formats)

Thank you for your interest in Dare Foods Ltd. and the opportunity to review your resume, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No follow up inquiries or agencies at this time please.

Dare Foods Limited is committed to fostering an inclusive, diverse and accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported. Dare Foods Ltd. will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process and throughout their employment. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.