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Project Accountant

Bird Careers

This is a Contract position in Edmonton, CA posted June 21, 2022.

Project Accountant For Those Who Seek To Redefine The greatest achievements in history are borne from the greatness within people – where human potential meets vision, and passion fuels evolution.

Unlocking this potential is the most important thing we do at Bird.

As a leader in Canadian construction for over 100 years, the impact of our team is etched deeply within the core of our legacy.

Beyond Bird, this impact is felt in the fundamental aspects of our everyday lives.

From the critical infrastructure we depend on, to the energy and resources that keep us moving
– we are powering our communities and shaping Canada’s skylines coast-to-coast.

Entrenched in the foundation of a culture built more than a century ago is an enduring quest to reimagine what is possible.

Our impact is greater than ever, and we are looking for those who seek to redefine their story.

We are a dynamic team of over 5,000 with a range of professions, backgrounds, and areas of expertise.

This breadth of diversity in people and opportunities is one of greatest aspects of building your career with Bird.

Every trajectory looks different.

At Bird, you hold the pen and you write your story.

As you unlock your potential, you are surrounded by a team that supports you every step of the way.

At Bird, we are focused on building a culture that brings together ideal team players who facilitate possibility every day.

We are looking for those who have the courage and confidence to be humble ; the self-motivated, ambitious professionals who are hungry ; and those who never lose sight of their intuition, emotional intelligence, or the unequivocal impact of being people smart .

Reporting to the Controller, the Project Accountant will be responsible for accounts payable and receivables, reporting and analysis and supporting the accounting team.

This position is based in the Edmonton, AB office.

Edmonton Responsibilities Process project accounts receivable and accounts payables, including: Prepare billings and backup documentation; Enter project related payables and investigate any PO discrepancies; and Assist and respond to inquiries.

Effectively communicate with Project Managers regarding contract documents, change orders and other contract modifications, approvals and any additional services related to billing and payables.

Ensure that month end deadlines and reporting requirements are met.

Identify and resolve inconsistencies and issues with Project Managers.

Follow up on payment certifications.

Initiate new project set-ups; to be reviewed and released by the Controller.

Ensure compliance with CSOX and IFRS requirements.

File and manage project records.

Provide assistance with the preparation of quarterly financial forecasts and annual budget if required.

Assist/support the accounting team as needed, along with ad-hoc requests and projects as What we are looking for Undergraduate degree or diploma in accounting Accounting designation preferred 1-3 years’ accounting experience Strong A/P background within construction or high-volume accounting environment Excellent Excel skills ViewPoint experience Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and meet the time demands of unpredictable activities; capable of handling pressure and challenges Ability to work within tight deadlines and prioritization of work to achieve them Strong analytical and problem-solving skills Highly developed interpersonal, communication, and negotiation skills Demonstrates a sense of urgency and strong commitment to achieving goals; ability to work in challenging, fast paced environment Superior written and verbal communication skills What We Believe In Safety Safety is a moral obligation.

Our goal is zero harm.

People Bird invests in its employees as partners in the success of the company.

Together we will grow and create opportunities within a respectful, diverse, and healthy workplace.

Teamwork We believe that the best results are achieved through the collaboration of our employees, customers, partners, communities, trade contractors, and suppliers.

Professionalism We conduct ourselves in a manner of which we are proud, as individuals, and as representatives of our company, community, and industry.

Integrity We are honest, truthful, and fair.

We conduct ourselves with integrity.

Stewardship We are committed to balancing the sustainability of the company, communities, and the environment.