The average salary for a General Accountant in North Vancouver, British Columbia is C$51,667.
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Job Description for General Accountant
General accountants gather and analyze financial records and documentation for a variety of purposes, including writing financial reports, compiling profit statements, filling out tax returns, and making budgets. General accountants are typically either self-employed or work for accounting firms with which businesses contract. General accountants who have ongoing relationships with companies and individuals typically provide a range of services. At the close of every month, general accountants…Read more
General Accountant Tasks
- Create budget forecasts, and prepare financial budgets based on findings.
- Develop and maintain budget control policies and procedures within an organization.
- Analyze and monitor financial data of revenue and expenditures, compare to budget limits, trends, and report findings.
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Popular Skills for General Accountant
General Ledger Accounting
Skills in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger Accounting and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.
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Employees with General Accountant in their job title in Oakville, Ontario earn an average of 32.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hamilton, Ontario (33.8% less), London, Ontario (6.4% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (3.9% less).
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