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Chandos Construction ltd.

Project Accountant



Company Information

Chandos is a market leader in providing value-added construction solutions. We are an award winning General Contractor, building high quality structures on behalf of a diverse clientele, across a broad scope of industries throughout Canada since 1980. We pride ourselves on living our brand promise to 'see things differently' as a means of delivering exceptional value to our clients through innovation.

Chandos has been a part of the Alberta community for 36 years, and is 100% employee owned. The ownership model has been leveraged to attract and retain very talented people. Chandos currently maintains approximately 400 employees between our Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer, Ontario and Vancouver locations.

Job Description


Where do you stand in your current career? Are you fine with status quo, or do you want an opportunity to make an impact? At Chandos, it’s about alliances and ideas not egos or agendas. We are a leading Canadian builder that seeks a Project Accountant for our Calgary Office.

We are looking for an organized, self-starter to join our team in the Calgary office. In this role, your main responsibilities will be to:

-          Process Accounts Payable invoicing ensuring proper approvals and timely payments

-          Prepare and audit monthly client billings

-          Manage subcontractor compliances ensuring required documentation is received

-          Assist project managers in ensuring project financials are accurate

-          Maintain excellent working relationships with clients, vendors and internal project teams

The successful candidate for this position will have:

-          Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

-          Actively pursuing CPA Designation

-          1-3 years’ experience in accounts payable/accounts receivable

-          Proficiency in Microsoft applications including an intermediate to advanced knowledge of Excel

In return Chandos offers a competitive compensation package including bonus, employer paid health and dental benefits, pension matching program, tuition reimbursement, company sponsored social events and the opportunity to participate in our employee ownership program.

Our unique culture attracts a high caliber employee, whether it’s in the field or office. Those who thrive at Chandos do so because they understand that their success is dependent on the collective effort. That’s because every Chandos employee demonstrates our core values “WE BUILD BETTER TOGETHER.”

Are you inspired by mutual respect and solid relationships? Do you have a desire to learn and to share what you’ve learned? Want to be part of something bigger than yourself? If you’re looking for the opportunity to make your mark, we should talk. So send us your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations.  Because opportunity is one thing we’re very big on at Chandos.

Contact Information

Chandos Construction ltd.
Construction/Project Management
Human Resources
Posting Date: 30-Aug-2017Construction/Project ManagementAccounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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