Project Accountant

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 07-04-2018
Project Accountant 
Immediate hire

Our client a well established firm are currently hiring an experienced project accountant. The role is based downtown with easy access to public transport, they operate a flexible work week and a very strong benefits package. 
Key Role Responsibilities:
  • Read and understand project related contracts
  • Ensure project setup procedures are aligned with contract terms and conditions;
  • Collect, reconcile, seek approval and process all project related payments, general expenditures, internal hourly payroll costing allocations and all other financial transactions in a timely and accurate manner in order to meet all contract payment terms;
  • Assemble client billing packages in accordance with approved procedures and processes to ensure client is in receipt of billings on a timely basis and payments are received as per contract terms and conditions;
  • Maintain accurate and timely cash flow data, both current and forecasted, compared to projected cash flow assumed in financial model
  • Provide internal distribution of financial information to evaluate profitability and performance compared to the established forecast & budget;
  • Assist the Project Manager in preparing monthly reports for owner and internal reporting;
  • Provide direct financial communication with the owner and project team
Required educational background and experience:
  • Post-secondary education in Business Administration/Commerce/Accounting 
  • Three - six years of relevant accounting experience in a construction / engineering / architectural environment 
  • Pursuing a CPA designation, completed ideal 
  • Knowledge of various accounting databases and you are an expert with Excel
  • Ability to correctly identify financial situations and produce logical solutions to support a project team/business area;
  • Demonstrate strong organizational, interpersonal, communication, problem-solving, and analytical skills as well as a keen willingness to work independently.
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