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Junior Accountant at Personnel Search Ltd. (on behalf of Cavendish Farms)

Date Posted: February 20, 2024
Application Deadline: April 14, 2024
Job Type: Full-Time / Permanent
Job Category:

  • Business, Accounting and Marketing
Job Start Date: Immediately
Job Location: On-site Position (New Annan, PEI, Canada)
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $48,000-$57,000
Hours Per Week: 37.5

Job Description

Our client, Cavendish Farms, is a forward-thinking organization with multiple divisions, and has an opportunity for an Accountant that will provide an excellent opportunity to gain hands-on experience and professional development.

Do you have a passion for accounting, eager to dive into a dynamic role that offers comprehensive exposure to all facets of the field? This position will fill a key support role to the Senior Accountant overseeing finance and accounting functions within one of the divisions of the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare journal entries, conduct account reconciliations, and analyze general ledger accounts.
  • Generate weekly and periodic financial reports to support strategic decision-making.
  • Collaborate with operational and financial professionals, fostering cross-functional partnerships.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual tax and audit packages, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
  • Contribute to compliance responsibilities to meet internal control requirements.
  • Uphold strict adherence to accounting policies and procedures.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or Community College Diploma, with a concentration in accounting.
  • Proficient technology aptitude, including MS Office Suite (experience with JD Edwards is an asset).
  • Possess a Continuous Improvement mindset, always seeking ways to enhance processes.
  • Thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills.


You Will Gain:

  • Valuable exposure to diverse accounting functions, supporting your professional development
  • Opportunities to engage with the Chartered Professional Accounting (CPA) Designation Program
  • Hands-on experience with cutting-edge technologies, including JD Edwards
  • A collaborative and fast-paced work environment that fuels your enthusiasm for growth
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package

If you are an ambitious individual ready to kickstart your accounting career within a collaborative and innovative environment, click the “Apply For Job” button at the bottom to confidentially share a copy of your resume.  Or contact Lynn Breau at 506-852-8043 for a confidential exchange of information.

How to Apply

Submit your application by email to the company contact listed below.
Documents to be included:


Company Information

Company Name: Personnel Search Ltd. (on behalf of Cavendish Farms)

Address: 770 Main Street , Suite 1601

City/Town: Moncton

Postal/Zip Code: E1C 1E7

Province/State: New Brunswick

Country: Canada

Website: https://personnel-search.com/

Company Contact

Contact Person: Rini John

Contact Person Job Title: Executive Recruiter

Telephone: (506) 852-8049

Email: john.rini@personnel-search.com