Intermediate Accountant in Cambridge at Shred – Tech

Date Posted: 7/19/2022

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Job Description


  • Extremely detail oriented
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Intermediate to Advanced level skills in Excel; MS Access an asset
  • Comfortable in Accounting for Foreign Currency Transactions
  • Experience with US GAAP preferred
  • Ability to work under a tight, deadline driven environment ensuring a high quality of work at all times
  • Continuous improvement mindset – identify areas of weakness / potential for improvement and help drive change



Education:           Undergraduate University Degree in Commerce, Finance, or Accounting

Currently enrolled in the CPA Program

Experience:        1-3 years of work experience in an Accounting Department


  • Performs intermediate to complex balance sheet account reconciliations – responsible for monthly completion with supporting schedules for all balance sheet account reconciliations for five Shred-Tech entities
  • Financial performance review and prepared summary for three Shred-Tech entities
  • Responsible for monthly review and balance sheet
  • Records routine transactions (data entry) and adjusting journal entries
  • Monthly SGA cost review and reporting of material variance to department managers
  • Expense report processing
  • Gathers, reviews, analyzes, and reports on various financial information
  • Assist with forecasts and budgets and related variance analysis
  • Communicates with others in the organization to answer accounting related questions or resolve issues
  • Assist with various audits and other projects, as required
  • Using available tools, identify areas for process simplification and automation
  • Backup for other team members during busy times of year and to cover vacations


We’re ambitious and we expect our team to give their best effort to achieve the goals we set together. In return, we invest in people who are committed to growing with us. We offer:

  • Competitive payRRSP-matching and a comprehensive Healthcare benefits package which includes extended health insurance, dental, vision, prescription and employee assistance program (benefit costs are 100% employer paid - starts after successful completion of 90-day probation).
  • Safety boot reimbursement up to $150
  • Prescription safety glass program
  • Opportunity for growth through internal recruitment
  • Social events throughout the year, including BBQ’s, golf tournament, holiday party for adults and more!


Shred-Tech® is globally recognized for designing and manufacturing first-class shredding & recycling systems to cost-effectively meet our customer's waste reduction and recycling needs.

At Shred-Tech, we value diversity and work to ensure all employees and candidates have equal opportunities to succeed. Should you require accommodations of any kind to apply for this position, please contact us. Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code.