Senior Specialist I, Accounting


Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Full time

Software Engineering / Software Developer

Sep 1

Position Summary

At Samsung Electronics Canada, we take pride in the creativity and diversity of our talented people – they are at the forefront of everything we do. Their skillset and mindset drive our continued success. We want the best of the best at Samsung to join our team, not just those who fit into our Culture but those who will ADD to our Culture and make Samsung an even better place to work.

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If you want to work for one of the most recognized brands in the world and one of the Top 100 Employers in Canada...and have a ton of fun…. then please keep reading!

Our Perks:

• Hybrid Working Environment

• Competitive Salary and Performance based incentive plan for all levels

• Employer paid Medical and Dental coverage from day one

• Group RRSP plan that helps you save for the future

• Fantastic employee discount on all Samsung products

• Free on-site gym to get your sweat on

• Subsidized Cafeteria; including free Starbucks coffee/latte machine

• Tuition Reimbursement to keep you learning/Access of Samsung U for 24/7 online learning

• Employee Referral program- we want great talent like you!

In this fast-paced department, the primary responsibilities involved in this role of include Financial Reporting, Accounting process analysis and implementation, AR management and GL Reconciliation. The incumbent will also be required to assist with various tasks related to month-end closing as well as quarterly and annual audits.

Role and Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage FI month-end closing schedule and perform necessary reconciliations and analysis complete GFIS submission.
  • Complete HQ Financial Reports including FSCS (Financial Self Control System), GCPS (Global Consolidated Package), ICMS (Internal Control Management), and FHC (Financial Health Check).
  • Liaison with the external auditor (PwC) and follow up / complete items on PBC list (prepared by client).
  • Support and provide analysis for the Risk Management Team with accounting related items.
  • Cooperate with Operating teams for the accounting process review and implementation as requested.
  • GL Reconciliations, analysis and reporting as required by management and HQ.
  • Daily AR Clearing/Cash Applications and process improvement through mentoring/training AR Specialists.
  • Owner of the Recycling Process: Collect & validate e-waste collection fees on customer invoices and make submission to recycling organization on monthly basis.
  • Provide updated recycling program to Business Operation Centre, Credit department, Pricing team and also Sales team to provide guidance on EHF process.
  • Monitor recycling programs in SAP with pricing team to make sure correct pricing is reflecting on customer invoice.
  • Liaison with the recycling auditors on provincial recycling remittance and complete requested items.
  • Back up for fixed asset and cash management process.
  • Ad hoc reports as required.


  • University degree (Business Administration, Commerce or Accounting) preferred.
  • Enrollment in CPA is an asset.


  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and ERP (SAP preferable).
  • Knowledge of IFRS.
  • Ability to work under pressure while meeting tight deadlines and month-end overtime with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • The ability to plan, organize, collaborate and work on multiple tasks
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to adapt to change and manage competing priorities.


  • 3-5 years in an accounting role.
  • Experience with an ERP system (preferably SAP) is an asset.

Samsung is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Samsung has an accommodation process in place and provides accommodations for job applicants with disabilities as appropriate. Assessment and selection materials and procedures can be made available in accessible formats and methods as appropriate.  If you require a specific accommodation because of disability or medical need, please let us know when selected to take part in our recruitment process so that reasonable arrangements can be made for the appropriate accommodations to be in place as you move through our process.

We thank you for your interest in working for Samsung. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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