Senior Accountant - Privately Owned

This rewarding position will appeal to a superstar accounting professional who excels in their field.

My client a well-known organization in the property development sector, and is searching for a candidate with progressive accounting experience and exposure to property development, real estate or through audit/review engagements in public practice. The ideal candidate will be responsible for all aspects of project accounting including budgets, variance analysis, forecasting, identifying trends, actual cost, and cost/profitability analysis and reporting and preparing financial statements. The role of Senior Accountant will report directly to the Controller.

Your success will be defined by your ability to:

  • Coordinate Draw Processing for a Portfolio of Development Projects in accordance with strict deadlines
  • Submission of Formal Draw packages in accordance with required information and formatting.
  • Collection of Relevant Project Invoicing, ensuring full and accurate documentation including: Holdback calculations, statutory declarations, certificates, progress billing figures, and change orders.
  • Ensuring Development Entity billing accuracy for GST filing purposes.
  • Calculation of Development Fees, Loan Interest, and other supporting figures;
  • Effective communication with the Construction Department regarding project issues;
  • Effective communication with Partners, Lenders, and all other relevant external parties;
  • Development Budget analysis and review;
  • Contribute to Process and Procedure improvements;
  • Create efficiencies in Draw process;
  • Financial Reporting and related financial analysis as required;
  • Ensure funding arrives as expected, and manage payment of vendors.

Your strengths include:

  • Completion or enrolment in a Professional Accounting Designation (CA/CMA/CGA/CPA),
  • Strong public practice experience, preferred, attention to detail
  • Strong communication, both oral and written,
  • Strong analytical ability,
  • Well organized and effective follow up processes,
  • Project accounting experience/commercial real estate development experience,
  • Thorough and accurate,
  • High level of professionalism

You can expect:

  • An excellent overall compensation
  • A highly engaged team in a respected and professional environment

To apply, please email your resume to, attention to Jason Wong and Candice Rookes. Please visit our website,, for additional career opportunities today!

Recruitment Partners Inc. is an Alberta-based, Alberta-focused recruitment firm. We are dedicated to building long-term relationships while securing top talent for Alberta’s best employers. At the heart of our efforts is a collaborative, consultative approach. We are proud of our team of consultants, who come with practical business experience, a strong network of professional contacts, and are focused on what is best for both clients and candidates. We will facilitate the best fit between client and candidate. This means reduced turnover, enhanced employee engagement, increased productivity and customer satisfaction, and more.

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