Founded in 1985, Cooke Aquaculture Inc. has grown from a small family business to the world’s largest independent, fully-integrated producer of Atlantic salmon and related products. Based in Blacks Harbour, NB, with operations throughout Atlantic Canada, U.S., Chile, Spain, and Scotland. Cooke Aquaculture is committed to responsible and sustainable seafood production and the delivery of high quality products through a number of brands and sales offices throughout Canada, the US and internationally.
As a result of our robust growth we are seeking a Senior Accountant to join our team of accounting professionals. This role will be based at our Blacks Harbour, NB office. Reporting to the Divisional Controller you will bring your experience in preparation of financial statements for the purposes of month-end, year-end, working papers and month-end journal entries. You will provide support to all aspects of general accounting following best principals and practices. Additionally you will demonstrate the initiative required to work on special projects as requested by Management.
To be successful in this role:
- At least 5 years’ experience in full cycle accounting,
- 2 years or more post- secondary education in Business/Finance.
- Your CPA or enrollment in the program would be considered an asset.
- Finely tuned organizational and detail management skills are also key requirements.
- Experience in manufacturing, food processing, fisheries or aquaculture would also be considered an asset.
The role description is just one part of the story. This is an opportunity to grow, to stretch, to work within the parameters of the role but stretch to your fullest potential. We are a team that counts performance, we reward contribution and we recognize talent. It is about being at the center of the fastest growing company in New Brunswick and knowing you are part of that growth. The ability to bring your passion for learning, desire for growth, and energy for moving your career forward is what we offer.
Why Cooke…simple because we are a company that rewards initiative, resourcefulness and work ethic. We will champion your growth and provide you with the platform to create your path, your career, and your future.