Interim Accountant - 6 month contract



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9D718272105
  • Posted: October 05, 2018
The Job has been filled

David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit a Interim Accountant based in Edmonton, ABOur client is a large complex entity that is currently undertaking several key projects. As a result, there is a need for an additional accountant for 6 months contract to help in the financial reporting area. 

The Role:

  • Assisting with month end close including preparing journal entries and completing key reconciliations.
  • Preparing monthly and quarterly reports analyzing and explaining variances between actual, business plan, forecasts and prior periods.
  • Preparing audit schedules to assist internal and external auditors and ensuring compliance with internal controls.
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements
  • Providing financial support to operational management and internal customers
  • Assisting in other reporting and account analysis as well as other ad hoc reports and projects as required.

The Ideal Candidate

  • A professional accounting designation 

  • 3-5 years of related experience and sound knowledge of accounting principles including IFRS. 

  • Strong customer service skills with an ability to initiate and build strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

  • Ability to work well in a team environment, coordinate with different levels of management in a large organization and consistently meet deadlines.

  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Excel.

  • Experience with a larger ERP system would be an asset.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Doug Bristow, Partner, Accountign & Finance. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Doug Bristow

Accounting & Finance



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