Corporate Accountant

Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
21 Sep 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Corporate Accountant will supporting Cigna Canada and all its subsidiaries companies in Canada. This role will be providing support for day-to-day accounting operating functions.


Accounts Receivable
  • Prepare cheque deposits for office admin to deposit at the bank
  • Prepare all receipts and journal vouchers and submit for review and processing
  • Prepare account reconciliations

Accounts Payable
  • Prepare monthly ACH, Wire Payments, Account Transfers
  • Process invoices and expense reports
  • Issue cheque payments
  • Prepare cheque requisitions
  • Assist in monthly, quarterly and annual financial and management reporting
  • Prepare accounting working papers
  • Maintain Investment Continuity Schedule for all entities

  • Act as a backup for office assistant, including:
  • Office maintenance
  • Greet visitors
  • Drop off and pick up mail
  • Set up couriers
  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills
  • 3-5+ years of accounting experience
  • Experience with large or multinational organization strongly preferred
  • Strong working knowledge in the insurance and/or financial services industry is preferred.
  • CPA candidate or designation is preferred.
  • Experience using SAGE and Oracle software is an asset
  • Accuracy, attention to detail, adaptability, and ability to maintain confidentiality in respect of information handled
  • Must have experience working in Windows environment using Microsoft Office software and possess advanced Excel and Word skills
  • Working knowledge of insurance accounting in accordance with IFRS and US GAAP is an asset
  • Excellent good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and work in fast-paced environment

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.