Senior Financial Accountant

TJX Companies

3.5

(20)

Mississauga, Canada

Why you should apply for a job to TJX Companies:

  • 4.5/5 in supportive management
  • 75% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 59% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • We are committed to an inclusive workplace where Associates feel welcome, valued, and engaged to provide value to our customers
  • We provide teaching and development opportunities that help Associates build a career
  • We offer competitive benefits that vary by country, position & length of service that add value to Associates’ lives
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    Position summary

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    What you'll do
    It's safe to say, there's no shortage of variety in what we do. Here are some key accountabilities of the role:

    • This position is accountable for preparing journal entries and account reconciliations to ensure the accuracy of TJX financial statements while also providing guidance to more junior associates. It is responsible for supporting cross-functional business partners by leading the preparation and presentation of various reporting.

    • Prepares and analyzes Financial Statements, supporting schedules/disclosures and SEC reporting filings - P&L, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow, Forms 10-Q, 10-K etc. with a focus on accuracy and timeliness in support of any of the following areas: Payroll, Lease Accounting, Fixed Assets, etc.

    • Prepares journal entries (including independently owning complex accruals) to ensure the accuracy of financial statements.

    • Prepares accurate and timely account reconciliations including variance resolution and review.

    • Collaborates globally and cross-functionally with other Finance teams and operational groups; identifies key stakeholders and leads discussions.

    • Proactively analyzes trends and partners with various Finance or Operations teams to update plans, forecasts, and investigate variances.

    • Ensures all transactions are accounted for in accordance with GAAP and performs/reviews SOX Controls; maintains a control environment.

    • Partners with business to provide financial analysis support including but not limited to: expense monitoring, financial trends, and ad-hoc reporting.

    • Identifies and leads special projects including forecasting and presentation to senior management, ad hoc requests, and operational improvement initiatives.

    What you'll need
    To begin your career with us, we require the following:

    • A minimum of four (4) years of professional experience in Accounting, Audit, or related Financial field.

    • A post-secondary education in related field (i.e. Accounting, Finance, Economics Business Administration); a validCPA designation is considered an asset.

    • Knowledge and experience in the application of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and analysis of financial statements.

    • Ability to identify, organize and analyze data using multiple databases and spreadsheets. Good analytical and critical thinking skills, ability to leverage prior experience and adapt quickly to the changing work environment.

    • Excellent time management skills including the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines, working with tight timelines, and escalating high-priority issues as necessary.

    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to read, write, communicate, and interpret information accurately.

    • Excellent problem-solving skills; identifies problems and risks systematically while recommending potential solutions.

    • Demonstrated collaboration, influencing, and decision making skills; understands how and when to apply alternative approaches and flex relationship styles; fosters high levels of trust and teamwork throughout the organization at all levels and builds relationships with internal and external partners.

    • Advanced computer skills spreadsheet and modelling skills (i.e. MS Excel) through the use of advanced formulas, pivot tables, graphs; ability to interpret and manipulate large sets of data. Experience using and creating Macros is an asset.

    • Intermediate computer skills in other Microsoft applications (i.e. SharePoint, PowerPoint, Word) and knowledge of data analysis tools such as Power BI, Tableau, TM1, ERP (i.e. Oracle) experience is considered an asset.

    Posting Details

    • Application closing date: February 21st, 2024.

    • Internal TJX Associates: please review this opportunity with your direct supervisor or manager prior to applying. To be considered, please attach your completed Internal Candidate Endorsement Form to your application.

    Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself. By becoming a member of our TJX Canada family, you'll have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people across our Distributions Centres, Retail Stores (Winners, HomeSense, Marshalls) and our Office locations. Are you ready to Discover Different?

    Here at TJX Canada, we are an equal opportunity employer committed to the inclusion and accommodation of all individuals.

    Why you should apply for a job to TJX Companies:

  • 4.5/5 in supportive management
  • 75% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 59% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • We are committed to an inclusive workplace where Associates feel welcome, valued, and engaged to provide value to our customers
  • We provide teaching and development opportunities that help Associates build a career
  • We offer competitive benefits that vary by country, position & length of service that add value to Associates’ lives