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Legacy Human Capital.com

Project Accountant


Foothill Industrial area 062-1467494

Company Information

With 40 years of experience, Anthratech Western Inc. (AWI) provides water treatment solutions for industrial and municipal water and wastewater treatment plants in Canada, the United States and select international markets. AWI is privately owned, with the head office and research and development facility located in Calgary, Alberta, and a sister company in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

Job Description

The Position 

AWI is actively seeking a Project Accountant with strong analytical skills and attention to detail. Reporting to the Manager of Finance and Accounting, your responsibilities will include project accounting (75%) and general accounting duties (25%). 

Project Accounting Responsibilities:

  • Review project estimates for formula accuracy prior to bid submission
  • Participate in project kick off meetings
  • Review and approve all project invoices as prepared by Project Managers
  • Verify and allocate time sheets
  • Attend all project review and update meetings
  • Prepare all project month-end financial reports
  • Prepare final project financial reviews and participate in wrap-up meetings 

General Accounting Responsibilities:

  • Issue subsistence payments
  • Prepare weekly cheque runs
  • Reconcile purchase orders and accounts payable
  • Communicate with accounts receivable clients to collect payments
  • Prepare bank deposits
  • Obtain WCB clearance and insurance certificates 

Additional activities supporting the Manager of Finance and Accounting:

  • Process payroll
  • Complete bank reconciliations
  • Complete GST and PST remittances
  • Assist in inventory management
  • Prepare invoices 

Candidate Requirements 

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • A diploma or degree majoring in accounting
  • Minimum of two years’ relevant work experience. Experience in a construction or project management environment is a strong asset.
  • May be working toward a CPA designation
  • Experience working in a Windows based environment, including intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel 

Personal and professional skills desired:

  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Ability to work within a deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Demonstrated effective communication and strong writing skills 


Foothills Industrial Park, Calgary (ten-minute walk to public transit) 


Compensation for this position will take into account the background, range of skills, knowledge and experience that the selected individual brings to the opportunity. Following probationary period, this position is eligible for employee health insurance program with health care spending account and RRSP company pension plan 

Contact Information

Legacy Human Capital.comManufacturingRon Prokoschrprokosch@legacyhumancapital.com4036511722http://www.legacyhumancapital.,com
Posting Date: 17-Dec-2016ManufacturingAccounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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