Controller / Accounting Manager

City: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Title: Controller / Accounting Manager
Employment Type: Permanent

Staffmax is currently seeking an Accounting Manager for our clients company office located in St. Boniface


  • Perform full cycle bookkeeping and accounting,
  • Generate monthly and annual financial statements,
  • Prepare adjusting and accrual journal entries as required,
  • Reconcile General Ledger accounts to maintain accuracy,
  • Investigate variances and follow-up,
  • Prepare weekly, monthly, quarterly and year end reports for management,
  • Complete job costing and variance reporting for project managers,
  • Ensure all required remittances are accurately determined and reported (GST, PST, etc.),
  • Oversee and support the functions of staff members
  • Back up payroll.

Must Haves:

  • Post-secondary education with four or more years of full cycle accounting experience,
  • Four or more years’ experience with a computerized accounting program
  • Payroll experience using an external payroll preparation service, such as Ceridian, Payworks, etc.
  • Experience in manufacturing or construction industry
  • Significant experience in percentage complete revenue recognition and progress billings
  • Experience working with and supporting project managers on financial performance of their projects/jobs
  • Managing a team of 4, and working with 20+ peers in the office
  • Strong computer skills with strong competency using Excel,
  • Demonstrated ability to act with tact and discretion when dealing with internal and external personnel,

Benefits and Perks:

  • $80-115k dependent on skill and experience
  • Permanent full time
  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care
We thank everyone who applies, only those matching the qualifications (construction exp) will be contacted. 
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