Assistant Controller Construction

Ottawa (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 6030517
ConstructionConstruction & Property Management
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Job Description

Our client, leading construction company, in Ottawa are currently looking to bring in an Assistant Controller to support the Controller on day to day accounting activities of the business. With the business operating relatively unaffected by COVID-19, for the successful candidate there is huge scope for growth in this role.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Managing day to day accounting activities of the business
  • Assist with periodic financial report preparation and analysis, including budgeting and cash flow forecasting
  • Perform project costing and equipment accounting functions
  • Manage day to day responsibilities of a team of 4 in AP and general accounting functions

Qualifications and Experience

Must have:

  • 5+ years of financial reporting experience from a construction industry
  • 2+ years of experience managing direct reports
  • Strong understanding of project accounting including progress billing and cost completion
Nice to have:

  • CPA Designated or enrolled is considered a strong asset
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills

If this sounds like you, then please click on the Apply button in order to be considered.

For any other questions, you can email

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 6030517

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