Project Accountant
International Road Dynamics Inc
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
4d ago

Project Accountant

What does it mean to be a Project Accountant for IRD?

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain cost management records of budgets, expenditures, forecasts and cash flow for numerous concurrent projects
  • Create project forecasting and budgeting process for sales contracts
  • Perform project cost reporting including project setup, change orders, budget revisions, and analysis of work in progress
  • Provide guidance to the Project Management team to ensure compliance with mandatory internal controls
  • Be the main point of contact between Finance and Project Management in regards to all aspects of related project specific revenue recognition, budgets, variance analysis, forecast, trends, commitments, actual cost, cost / profitability analysis and monthly reporting Identify and analyze trends, risks, and variances and assist in proactively mitigating and / or resolving potential problems
  • Perform monthly project revenue recognition and ensure accuracy in posting to the general ledger
  • Assist Accounting Lead with collecting and explaining project information during internal and external audits
  • Other related tasks defined by the Finance Leadership Team
  • What do we look for?

  • Self-starting and motivated individuals who enjoy a challenge
  • The ability to work independently within a team environment without being micro-managed
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Understanding of business and financial reporting
  • Strong focus on processes and procedures
  • ERP and accounting systems experience - Great Plains Dynamics is beneficial
  • Qualifications

  • Post-secondary Education with a focus in Accounting (business diploma or university graduate)
  • Completion or in process of working towards a professional accounting designation
  • Preferably 2-3 years related experience specifically in a project accounting environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and / or experience performing financial analysis and revenue recognition under IFRS would be preferred
  • Well versed in Microsoft Office 2016 products such as Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • To apply, please indicate position Project Accountant : FA-0518’ in your cover letter and subject line email to jobs irdinc.com

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