Lixar is looking for a
Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking for a Financial Analyst to join our team, in either Ottawa or Halifax.
The ideal candidate is an accomplished learner, who likes to roll up their sleeves and has a sense of commitment to customer satisfaction.

As a Financial Analyst you will be responsible for:

  • Prepare, process and manage customer and vendor invoices (AR and AP)
  • Customer and vendor account reconciliations and expedient resolution of discrepancies
  • Review of subcontractor / vendor payments that require thorough verification
  • Review and manage corporate credit cards and employee expense claims
  • Prepare vendor payments (e.g. cheque runs, wires etc.)
  • Master all client online billing and invoice tracking systems
  • Daily correspondence with stakeholders on related accounting enquiries, including payment follow ups
  • General journal entries
  • Enforce, and recommend where appropriate, accounting policies and procedures
  • Compliance matters (GST/HST)
  • Prepare, analyze reporting related to receivables and payables, including cash flow statements and aged trade payables
  • Other miscellaneous and related tasks on demand

As a Financial Analyst you have:

  • Minimum of a college diploma in Accounting or Bookkeeping and prior accounting work experience.
  • Proficiency in MS Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint, specifically for Excel an intermediate level of experience.
  • Familiarity with generally accepted accounting principles and/or Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE).
  • Experience working in accounting software (e.g. QuickBooks, NetSuite, Microsoft Dynamics stack)
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • High attention to detail, with the ability to solve problems quickly and detect errors easily
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work with both co-workers and clients as well as governmental and professional bodies

Preferably, you also have:

  • Experience working in a small or medium sized company where teamwork is paramount.

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Have a sense of humour
  • Want to grow your role within the accounting function
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.