ABOUT THIS CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Black & McDonald’s Power Generation team is growing! If you are an independent, detail-oriented accounting professional searching for an opportunity to grow your career, this position is for you. The Senior Accountant is located at our Osborne office and typically reports directly to the Senior Controller.

Senior Accountants assist with the preparation and reporting of financial statements and accounting reports, conforming to both accounting and organizational requirements. Provide leadership for assigned project in regards to cost, schedule, quality, safety, and contract performance.

  • Assist the Regional Controller in the timely and accurate execution of regional accounting functions
  • Maintain accuracy in financial information by adopting proper policies and establishing or maintaining internal controls
  • Prepare financial reports as needed, with suitable observations and recommendations
  • Audit workflow to ensure all accounting transactions are processed accurately and in compliance
  • Conduct account reconciliations and analysis including GL maintenance
  • Support the Regional Controller in the preparation of the annual audit (internal) and other audit requirements
  • Complete other projects, reporting and tasks as assigned

COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS

  • Communicates Effectively (excellent verbal and written communication skills)
  • Holds Self and Others Accountable (proven ability to accurately handle a high volume of transactions, meet deadlines and prioritize workload)
  • Problem Solving and Innovation (Strong analytical and critical thinking skills)
  • Teamwork and Collaboration (Demonstrated ability to collaborate with a variety of people in a professional manner; Flexible team player with the ability to function independently while working in a team environment)

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree or Diploma in Accounting/Finance or an equivalent
  • CPA accreditation completed (or in progress) is an asset

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • 3-5 years of accounting experience in a nuclear/construction (or related) environment is preferred

SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Intermediate user of MS Excel
  • Intermediate user of JD Edwards or a similar Oracle-based ERP Software