Senior Accountant - Hybrid Chilliwack, BC

Hi, we’re HUB . We are proud to be ranked 5th among the world’s largest insurance brokerages, advising businesses and individuals on how to prepare for the unexpected. At HUB we believe in investing in the future of our employees. Our entrepreneurial culture fosters an environment of open feedback and improvement that empowers our people to make the best decisions for our clients and organization.

We are currently hiring a Senior Accountant in the Hub Financial Center (HFC), the centralized accounting team for HUB International. The Senior Accountant reports to the Accounting & Compliance Supervisor and is responsible for overseeing the work of junior and staff accountants, monthly closing processes, and preparing and approving journal entries, bank reconciliations, and balance sheet reconciliations.

What you’ll do

  • Serve as team lead in with respect to the day-to-day work performed by the junior and staff accountants.

  • Execute month-end closing process and running of reports for all Broker Management system(s) and GL system(s) within the accounting center.

  • Demonstrate solid understanding of the balance sheet account reconciliation process; ensure reconciliations are accurate and completed in compliance with company requirements.

  • Responsible for ensuring that GL offsets and supporting source adjustments are identified and cleared prior to deadline; follow-up on timely clearing of all reconciling transactions.

  • Oversee various monthly accrual, true-up, settlement, bad debt calculations.

  • Review and approval of journal entries, bank reconciliations and balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Support the accounting conversion from various broker management systems and acquisition systems into the company broker management system.

  • Opportunity to oversee various accounting system processes.

  • Research and analyze data as requested; perform other duties as assigned.

What you bring to our team

  • Requires at least 3 years’ experience in accounting field.

  • Requires at least 1-year Team Leadership experience.

  • Ability to motivate, influence and lead others.

  • Insurance Experience a plus.

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Advanced Excel Skills required.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

  • High degree of accuracy with a good eye for detail.

  • Self-motivated and proactive.

  • Demonstrated ability to take initiative and achieve results in a fast-paced and changing environment.

  • Must have some flexibility of work hours and have the ability to potentially put in extra hours during peak times.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance required.

  • Preferred CPA or pursuing CPA completion.

What’s in it for you?

  • A leadership team focused on caring for and developing our team

  • Competitive compensation

  • Customizable flexible benefits & company matching retirement program

  • Generous time off package

  • Progressive work environment at a rapidly growing organization

  • Growth potential - HUB is constantly growing and so can your career!

  • Ongoing personal and professional development opportunities

  • Comprehensive wellness programs

  • Hybrid Work Environment

Department Accounting & Finance

Required Experience: 2-5 years of relevant experience

Required Travel: No Travel Required

Required Education: Bachelor's degree (4-year degree)

Hi, we’re HUB.

In a rapidly changing world, we advise businesses and individuals on how to prepare for the unexpected.

When you partner with us, you're at the center of a vast network of experts who will help you reach your goals through risk services, claims management, and compliance support.

And this gives you the peace of mind that what matters most to you will be protected — through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions that put you in control.

About HUB International

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, HUB International Limited (HUB) is a leading full-service global insurance broker providing property and casualty, life and health, employee benefits, investment and risk management products and services. From offices located throughout North America, HUB’s vast network of specialists provides peace of mind on what matters most by protecting clients through unrelenting advocacy and tailored insurance solutions. For more information, please visit