Interim Senior Accountant



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9D17431120
  • Posted: November 20, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for an Interim Senior Accountant.

Our government sector client is looking for a Senior Accountant for approximately four months.  The key responsibilities of the role are:

  • Assisting with financial planning, budgeting and forecasting for an assigned portfolio of departments
  • Preparing meaningful variance analysis
  • Preparing regularly scheduled and ad hoc management reports 
  • Providing financial advisory support including costing analysis and business case development
  • Assisting with the multi-year capital budget and specific funding requests
  • Supervising junior staff in the absence of the Finance Manager
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Designated accountant
  • Very strong budgeting and forecasting experience
  • Strong analytical skills 
  • Public sector accounting experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills and can communicate effectively with all levels of an organization
  • Strong Excel skills (pivot tables, v-lookup and sum if)
  • Experience working with a larger ERP system such as Oracle or SAP
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 - CPA, CA, Partner, Aplin Accounting & Finance. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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Doug Bristow

Accounting & Finance


Senior Partner

  • 780.229.2011

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