Junior Accountant

Are you a recent accounting grad looking for a new challenge?

Are you interested in a career with a local company that has a global impact?

Nanometrics has a great opportunity for a Junior Accountant who embraces technology, is enthusiastic about implementing change and is able to deal effectively with staff across the organization.  This position would be ideally suited to a recent accounting program graduate who is looking to learn the fundamentals of the accounting function. This position reports to the financial accountant lead and is primarily responsible for issuing and accounting for all company payments.  

  • Issue all company payments including cheque runs, direct payments, wires and electronic funds transfers

  • Employee expense processing

  • Month end reconciliations, schedules and journals

  • Support the transition of moving to a paperless environment

  • Other duties as required


  • Post-secondary education in accounting

  • 6 months accounting experience

  • Good understanding of accounts payable processes

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Good understanding of computerized accounting systems

  • Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures


  • Experience with online expense management tools

  • Experience with larger ERP systems

  • Experience with a Google Drive environment


Why Nanometrics?

  • Outstanding people: Collaborate with the industry’s top minds.

  • Work with a purpose: Work that has a global impact with the opportunity to make a difference.

  • Excellent benefits: RRSP matching, health/dental benefits, corporate bonus program and education assistance.

  • Strong work/life balance:  Located on the edge of the Greenbelt, close to biking paths and bus routes, and a short commute to many nearby residential areas.

Nanometrics is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Nanometrics is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process.  If you require an accommodation we will work with you to meet your needs.