Senior Operations Accountant - Industrial

Location: 

Edmonton, AB, CA, T6E 6V3

Graham is a growing, dynamic and innovative construction solutions provider with history of success dating back to 1926. As an employee-owned company, you’ll be able to capitalize on our collective success by becoming an owner yourself. You’ll also be able to take advantage of professional development, learning and growth opportunities, while working on exciting, leading-edge projects.

 We rank among Canada’s largest construction companies, are a Platinum Member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and are seeking top tier talent to further strengthen our capabilities. We provide a collaborative and caring culture and the necessary tools and support for you to succeed, both personally and professionally. If you’re eager to work on innovative projects, be part of a great team and become an employee-owner, Graham is the place for you.

As a member of our Industrial group, you will provide insight and innovative construction solutions to ensure the successful execution of various industrial projects for the resource sector – oil (including refining and upgrading), oil sands, natural gas, petrochemicals, power generation, mining and forestry, potash, uranium and other resources. As a member of our Industrial group, you will also ensure the highest safety and environmental standards are upheld.

 

Senior Operations Accountant – Industrial

 

Graham is a growing, dynamic and innovative construction solutions provider with history of success dating back to 1926. As an employee-owned company, you’ll be able to capitalize on our collective success by becoming an owner yourself. You'll also be able to take advantage of professional development, learning and growth opportunities, while working on exciting, leading-edge projects.

 

We rank among Canada's largest construction companies, are a Platinum Member of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies and are seeking top tier talent to further strengthen our capabilities. We provide a collaborative and caring culture and the necessary tools and support for you to succeed, both personally and professionally. If you're eager to work on innovative projects, be part of a great team and become an employee-owner, Graham is the place for you.

As a member of our Industrial group, you will provide insight and innovative construction solutions to ensure the successful execution of various industrial projects for the resource sector – oil (including refining and upgrading), oil sands, natural gas, petrochemicals, power generation, mining and forestry, potash, uranium and other resources.  As a member of our Industrial group, you will also ensure the highest safety and environmental standards are upheld.

 

About the Role:

 

The Senior Operations Accountant is responsible for leading all aspects of accounting and financial support across a major project or a portfolio of projects.  Responsible for leading a team of accountants and clerks while implementing and maintaining project accounting processes, in accordance with company policies and procedures, to ensure clear, accurate, consistent and relevant project and portfolio financial information and analysis.  The role is focused on executing the work, leading a high performing team while maintaining strong collaborative relationships with project teams.

 

As a member of the Operations Accounting Team at Graham you will:

 

  • Provide leadership and supervision to staff; responsible for providing feedback, orientation, training, coaching and scheduling.
  • Ensure adherence to government, provincial/state regulations, and taxes to ensure compliance at the project level and branch/business unit level and consults with tax department as required.
  • Be responsible for compliance with documented accounting processes and involved in identifying, developing, and implementing improvements.
  • Be responsible for the general transactional accounting processes, reconciliations, and month-end procedures, and ensures compliance with deadlines.
  • Manage high volumes of data requiring unique solutions to client reporting requirements
  • Leads both internal and client deliverables associated with project costing (time and equipment entry, subtrade management), LEMS reporting, and Owner billing.
  • Be responsible for ensuring financial compliance with Owner contracts (project specific contracts, MSA’s) and identifying areas of risk.
  • Leads the financial support of operations in regular monthly branch/business unit reviews, ensuring accurate and complete forecasts for accurate financial statements.
  • Deliver consistent, accurate, relevant, and timely management reporting for operations.
  • Apply knowledge of company policies, procedures, and internal controls at the project level, including project setup and cost accounting.
  • Apply knowledge of professional accounting standards, including revenue recognition and accruals.
  • Contribute to management reporting, client reporting, and forecasting for projects as required.
  • Consolidates and analyzes cashflow forecasts; responsible for AR reports and collections.
  • Leads the deliverables for audit work requirements (external & client) for the project or portfolio.
  • Demonstrate a passion and excitement for the work and model a can-do/high performance attitude in a high volume, fast paced environment.
  • Display commitment to continuous improvement initiatives

 

 

To be successful at Graham, you will have the following qualifications and experience:

 

  • Degree in Commerce/Business/Accounting or a related field
  • Professional Accounting Designation (CPA) is preferred
  • 10+ years relevant accounting experience
  • 2+ years’ experience managing fast paced, high volume finance teams
  • Experience in Construction, Maintenance, Mining or Heavy Manufacturing Industries
  • Advanced job costing experience
  • Proficiency in ERP systems and system controls, SAP preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills, experience with Power BI an asset

 

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with annual bonus potential.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan.
  • Ownership and long-term equity opportunities.

 

What we can offer you:

  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Grounded and family-oriented workplace in a progressive environment that is at the forefront of a fast-evolving business sector
  • Commitment to the training and wealth of opportunities for career development across job categories, project types and locations around North America

 

 

Graham is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Graham does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

 

We're Building careers, not filling jobs.

 

View available job opportunities and submit your application online at www.grahambuilds.com.
Applications will only be accepted as online submissions through the Graham website.

Please, no unsolicited resumes or phone inquiries from agencies, thank you.

Graham Management Services LP
8404 McIntyre Road

Edmonton, AB

 

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with annual bonus potential
  • Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical and company matched pension plan.
  • Ownership and long term equity opportunities

What we can offer you:

  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Grounded and family-oriented workplace in a progressive environment that is at the forefront of a fast evolving business sector
  • Commitment to the training and wealth of opportunities for career development across job categories, project types and locations around North America

Graham is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Graham does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by country, regional or local law.

Build your career.

Applications will only be accepted as online submissions through the Graham website.
Please, no unsolicited resumes or phone inquiries from agencies, thank you.

Graham Management Services LP
10840 27th Street SE
Calgary, AB
T2Z 3R6

The Graham Advantage

• We are one of North America’s largest General Contractors

• Graham is 100% employee owned

• We champion development of our employees, including having accredited PMP and Gold Seal training available in-house

• We have a balanced portfolio of exciting, challenging, and career-defining projects

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