Divisional Accountant

A Divisional Accountant position is available through Robert Half Finance for an immediate occupancy at an on-the-rise Construction/Contractor company.  In this position, you will be responsible for leading daily operations, including maintaining the general ledger system, preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, preparing monthly financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, and related duties.  Preferably, you should be able to establish and scale company accounting and finance operations.  This is a career-building opportunity within a company that recognizes hard work and rewards results.  This Divisional Accountant role is a full-time employment opportunity, based in the Fort McMurray, Alberta area.

Your responsibilities

- Prepare various technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures

- Command sufficient knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- Assist in preparing financial statements, which includes data analysis, document preparation, integrity validation, and reconciliation processes

- Collaborate with FP&A and accounting management to develop relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like the monthly flash report, key financial metrics, and actual spend against budgets/outlook



- Solid technical skills

- 5+ years of recent relevant financial experience

- CPA preferred

- Deep understanding of forecasting

- Financial analysis experience

- Job costing experience desired

- Strong problem-solving skills

- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or equivalent degree and/or experience

- Customer service oriented communication skills

- Experience in the construction industry is considered an asset.