Senior Accountant - USA Regions - Power Solutions Group - Edmonton, AB

Senior Accountant - USA Regions - Power Solutions Group - Edmonton, AB

Department

Finance

Location

Edmonton, AB, Canada

Tags

Finance

Date Posted

November 25, 2021

Description

We are looking for an experienced USA Senior Accountant, to be based in our Edmonton, Alberta office, to support our USA operations with finance and accounting functions for multiple legal entities within the USA. The ideal candidate is forward thinking, analytical, detail oriented and methodical with experience in full cycle accounting.

Accountabilities

  • Analyze and prepare full cycle accounting required monthly journal entries,

  • Manage completion of various account reconciliations,

  • Ensure timely generation of intercompany invoicing with subsequent reconciliation between companies,

  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reporting and analysis for management,

  • Prepare year end reconciliations and coordinate year-end audit documentation provision with external auditors,

  • Assist with the preparation of Company Annual Operating Plans, and subsequent re-forecasts,

  • Support regional offices in U.S. on education and development of accounting and finance knowledge,

  • Complete a range of special projects as required.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Professional accounting designation with a minimum of 5 years experience preferred,

  • Advanced excel working knowledge is a MUST,

  • Experience with project based accounting systems preferred,

  • Knowledge of databases and ability to mine, build analytical models, and analyze data

  • Familiarity with Power BI reporting tool a plus,

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills,

  • Familiarity with Dynamics SL (ERP) a plus,

  • Experience with preparing account reconciliations is a must,

  • Effective communication skills both oral and written,

  • Ability to work well in a team environment,

  • Adaptable and willing to lead change productively,

  • Internal or external audit experience is considered an asset,

  • Ability to travel (Canadian, U.S., International) minimal requirements (less than 5%),

  • A positive, “can-do/will-do” attitude and client focused approach.

We thank all interested applicants however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

About us

Magna IV Engineering is a power & automation solutions provider, founded in 1982. We are specialists in Electrical Engineering, Automation Solutions, and Technical Field Services.

Our focus and robust team composition enables us to deliver superior client experiences across a host of industry segments. Some of our clients have been seeking our expertise since our inception.

 

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