Corporate Accountant

Avison Young

Our Story
About You:
You are a high achiever looking to thrive in a fast-paced environment. You take pride in your own work but are comfortable collaborating with a team of highly motivated individuals. You can communicate clearly and concisely with teammates and clients, and you enjoy strong company culture and camaraderie. You can navigate multiple corporate functions, including global lines of service and corporate centers of excellence. You possess strong interpersonal skills and are willing to take on diverse tasks to achieve the team’s common goal. You value personal and professional growth and are ready to take the next step in advancing your career.

If this sounds like you, well, then you will love the culture at Avison Young!

About Us:
Avison Young is a global commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firm, offering transaction, management, financial and consulting services. We’ve designed our corporate structure to best serve our clients by enhancing collaboration across our organization.

Real estate can have an enormous positive impact on people’s lives – and we’re in the business of making spaces and places work better for people. Our purpose is to create real economic, social and environmental value as a global real estate advisor, powered by people.

We care about each other and we have each other’s backs. This makes Avison Young a great place to be a client, and a great place to work. We support the whole person and their complete wellness – economic, mental and physical – because what’s best for our business comes from our people bringing their whole selves to work.

Of course we love it here, but outsiders think we’re pretty great too: Avison Young was awarded the prestigious America’s Best Midsize Employers for 2022, presented by Forbes and Statista, Inc. We’re proud to be regularly recognized for our team, services and culture and our team members enjoy comprehensive compensation and benefit programs. Through our customized work options, we give our people the flexibility to create a work environment that puts their overall well-being first. After all, we are powered by people.

Avison Young’s finance department is growing and developing, the team spans across Canada in different provincial offices. Avison Young is looking for a Corporate Accountant to join the team based in our Toronto office.


  • Prepare monthly GST/HST reconciliation and returns
  • Daily / weekly bank reconciliations
  • Managing and recording treasury transactions and ad hoc reporting
  • Prepare monthly revenue reconciliation
  • Regular intercompany reconciliation
  • Prepare month-end supporting schedules such as accrual and prepaid schedules, create and post related journal entries
  • Analyze, reconcile, and prepare cost allocation among different divisions
  • Fixed Asset Ledger maintenance (track additions, dispositions, and post monthly amortization)
  • Monthly Invoicing/ Other Billings as required
  • Provide support to Controller during quarterly and annual audits as required
  • Provide support to Controller during annual budget process as required
  • Other duties as required


  • 3-5 years of accounting experience required; experience in Commercial Real Estate industry considered an asset
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office, advanced Excel abilities required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Organized and able to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a team
  • Must be proactive with a keen sense of urgency

Our Equal Opportunity Commitment
Avison Young practices as an equal opportunity employer in all services locations around the world. We are committed to building and maintaining a workforce diverse in experience, skills and knowledge with uniformity in service excellence, commitment and integrity.

The firm maintains a strict policy to ensure employment opportunities are equal and do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, protected veteran or military service status, or any other elements protected by law.

For those requiring assistance with disabilities, information relating to the need for accommodation and accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Avison Young is committed to employing the best talent with the most fair and equitable recruitment practices. Apply with us TODAY!

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