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Robert Half Canada

Construction Accountant - Stellar compensation plan!



Company Information

About Us:

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with more than 360 locations worldwide. Robert Half’s specialized staffing divisions include:

  • Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance;
  • OfficeTeam, for full-time, temporary, and temporary-to-full-time opportunities for highly skilled temporary administrative support office management and HR personnel; 
  • Robert Half Technology, for full-time and project information technology professionals; 
  • Robert Half Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and legal support personnel; and,
  • The Creative Group, for advertising, marketing and web design professionals.

We encourage you to work with us to find out why for more than 15 years, Robert Half once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)


For more information, visit www.roberthalf.ca or follow us on Twitter @RobertHalf_CAN.


Job Description

Construction Accountant - Stellar compensation plan! 

  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta

  • Status: Full-Time

  • Salary Scale: $75,000.00 to $90,000.00


    Our GROWING client is seeking a Construction Accountant for their Edmonton office. If you are a project accountant with 3+ years experience in the accounting field in the construction industry, then this is the opportunity for you. Reporting to the Controller, the Construction Accountant will be responsible for effective control and monitoring of project financial information by processing, review and reporting procedures. This position will be responsible for job set up, control and maintenance; PO analysis; monitoring WIP; cost accruals; reconciling jobs, and effective communication with all stakeholders including Project Managers and corporate office staff. If this exciting growth opportunity sounds like you, please contact us today!


    The ideal candidate will have a Canadian accounting designation and have 3+ years of project accounting experience. Experience interpreting contract information relative to work breakdown structures and project milestones, and experience working with percentage of completion and progress billing accounting are a must. A strong work ethic and can do attitude, coupled with a commitment to outstanding customer service and quality, highly developed time management and organizational skills are required. This position will ensure the effective control and monitoring of project financial information by maintaining financial processing, review and reporting procedures. Software experience with either Timberline or Yardi is considered an asset. An analytical, self-reliant individual who possesses strong communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to contribute to the success of the project team is required.


    To register and apply online, please go to:


    For more information and additional assistance to apply, please contact Anthony Ierino at (780) 424-4220.


Contact Information

Robert Half CanadaStaffing & Executive SearchAnthony Ierinoanthony.ierino@roberthalf.com780.424.4220780.423.1581
Posting Date: 08-Feb-2017Accounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time $75,000 - $90,000/yr 1 ASAP
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