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ACCOUNTANT

Location: Kitchener

Practice: Corporate Services

Posted: 06-28-2019

Expires: 09-30-2019

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Thank you to all applicants in advance. Due to the volume of applications, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of contact and provisions will be arranged.

About Us and Our Integrated Approach

WalterFedy continues to thrive in growing and developing our team and our business, and we need the best talent to make it happen! We are established enough to have deep roots yet nimble enough to assertively pursue our bold goals. We believe that investing in our talent is critical to achieving these goals.  We offer parallel leadership opportunities to put our talent in roles where they make the biggest impact.

 

At WalterFedy we believe in True Teamwork. We have architects, construction managers, energy management specialists, civil engineers, electrical engineers, mechanical engineers and structural engineers working together, and we are an industry leader in our approach to integrated building services.

 

Role Overview

Reporting to the Controller the Accountant will be primarily responsible for general accounting duties.  These duties may include but are not limited to:  accounts payable, invoicing, monthly reconciliations, remittances and schedules.  

 

What We Love
  • You actively pursue being the best!
  • You pay attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture.
  • Ability to work well individually as well as in a team.
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate effectively with all types of people.

 

What You May Do
  • Provide support for Accounts Payable.
  • Support Project Managers by completing the billing process: producing draft invoices, final invoices and preparing project detail reports and construction payment release documentation.
  • Prepare cash flow statements.
  • Complete monthly bank reconciliation for multiple accounts.
  • Update and maintain fixed asset and depreciation schedule.
  • Maintain corporate related documents (insurance and lease agreements).
  • Update and maintain prepaid asset and amortization schedules.
  • Prepare HST remittances.
  • Support period end and year end closing processes and assist with financial reporting.

 

What We Need
  • Accounting diploma or degree is preferred, or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting experience in a fast paced professional environment (consulting industry is preferred).
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Demonstrates meticulous and accurate data entry and proofreading skills.
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel and Word.
  • Knowledge of Deltek Vision software is an asset.

 

What We Offer
  • Competitive salary plus performance-based bonus.
  • Reimbursement of annual dues for professional organizations.
  • Employee referral program.
  • Employee social club – employees attend a variety of recreational and cultural events.
  • Strong volunteer outreach to the community – we volunteer with Habitat for Humanity, Nutrition for Learning, Hockey helps the Homeless and many other organizations.

 

Working Conditions and Safety

Standard hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm, and some overtime hours may be required from time to time.

In this role you will work within the company safety policies and procedures and adhere to any applicable federal or provincial legislation.

 

Why Join Our Team? 

We offer challenging and rewarding careers, and are committed to integrity and business ethics, with safety as a top priority. We promote a healthy balance between our employees’ professional and personal lives, taking time to appreciate our work and celebrate our achievements. To learn more about our company visit our website at: www.walterfedy.com/about

 

How to Apply

Please apply above or email hr@walterfedy.com with your cover letter and resume, indicating the position you are applying for. Also, visit our website for other career opportunities: www.walterfedy.com.

 

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of contact and provisions will be arranged. 

 

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!

 

Location: Kitchener Office
675 Queen Street South, Suite 111
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada N2M 1A1