Job Description

Our Client is a growing Ottawa-based real estate development and property development organization with high growth plans moving forward. This client currently manages a portfolio of luxury long-term care and retirement communities, with commercial plazas and residential developments currently in the building process.

As Senior Accountant/Assistant Controller, you will manage the full-cycle accounting function for various entities, meeting month/quarter/year-end deadlines. The Sr Accountant/Assistant Controller will be responsible for financial statement preparation, reconciliations, journal entries, and cash flow analysis. You will also manage the payables and receivables function, and assist with the organization’s payroll function.

The Ideal Candidate will have three to five plus years of combined accounting and financial experience in a similar role overseeing multiple entities with a bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting. They will have demonstrated experience with financial statement preparation, cashflow forecasting, and full-cycle accounting. The candidate will know and have experience with payroll, proven proficiency in Microsoft Excel, and technologically versed with software/ERPs. The successful candidate will have the ability to see the big picture while also diving into the details with sound judgement, great attention to detail and strong decision-making skills.

What will make you stand out:

  • Experience in property management/Real estate is an asset
  • Strong ability to take ownership and accountability within the role.
  • A strong work ethic, enthusiastic and positive attitude!


Position Id
Full-Time Regular
Ottawa ON