Location: Kitchener

Practice: Corporate Services

Posted: 03-10-2023

Expires: N/A

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Role At a Glance 

Reporting to the Controller the Junior Accountant role is part of the Accounting team and 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. 

You’ll Enjoy This Role If  

  • You get the importance of paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture 
  • You are thorough and data-loving by nature and appreciate creating systems that lead to record keeping excellence 
  • You embrace progressive change, out-of-the-box thinking, and working in a high-energy environment  
  • You like sharing insights and observations with senior leaders and project managers to assist them with making informed business decisions 
  • You enjoy autonomy in your work but also collaborating on long and short-term projects in a team setting
  • You love using your superior communication skills to seek clarity, offer support, and expertly deliver on a myriad of requests 


What Will You Do  

  • Support Project Managers by completing the billing process: producing draft invoices, final invoices and preparing project detail reports and construction payment release documentation
  • Enter and Review Accounts Payable invoices, including employee expenses and credit card allocations
  • Assist in the preparation  of cash flow statements
  • Complete monthly bank reconciliation for multiple accounts
  • Update and maintain prepaid asset and amortization schedules
  • Prepare HST remittances
  • Support period end and year end closing processes and assist with financial reporting.
  • Assists with any other special projects and Ad-hoc analysis


What You Bring to the Table 

  • Accounting diploma or degree is preferred, or equivalent experience
  • 0 to 2 years of accounting experience (New grads are welcome to apply)
  • Working toward professional accounting designation (CPA) is an asset
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to collect and analyze data and trends
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Meticulous and accurate data entry and proofreading skills 
  • Advanced Excel knowledge, with experience in spreadsheet development and maintenance
  • Experience working with Deltek Vision, Vista by Viewpoint, and ProCore is considered an asset 
  • Experience in a consulting industry is an asset (Architecture, Engineering, Construction) 

Life at WalterFedy

We are a people-first organization that embraces a hybrid work strategy. This approach gives our team the autonomy and flexibility to choose what work environment mix is best for them based on their role, team, clients, and personal needs.


As an innovative multi-discipline design and construction collective, our ambition goes beyond great design – we are here to enhance the world around us. To make it happen, we need a team of agile, ambitious, and big-picture thinkers who share our drive to harness our collective talents to do something bigger.  


Our team is made up of the industry's best. We share a common commitment to questioning the ordinary, infusing everything we do with creativity, and challenging our industry to redefine what’s possible.  


Join us as we move past working for a living, and toward building better communities with smart, influential design.  


How to Apply

Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the link on this page. You will be redirected to our internal application platform.

WalterFedy strives to create a culture of inclusivity and diversity. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those from groups traditionally underrepresented in the workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practice and will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, creed, national origin, citizenship, status, age, sex, gender identity/expression, marital or domestic partnership status, or disability.

Should you require accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact hr@walterfedy.com or call 519-576-2150.

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!

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