Accounting and Finance

Assistant Controller



Assistant Controller Edmonton, AB

Senior Accountant/Manager of Planning, Finance and Accounting  – Edmonton 

Our client in the property and distribution industry is seeking a Senior Accountant. This role is office based (Edmonton), reports directly into the controller and has 4 direct reports. This role supports growth and continuous learning and advancement in your career.

What you’ll be doing on a regular basis: 

  • Review and approve annual landlord reconciliations
  • Review and approve annual subtenant reconciliation
  • Assist Tax Consultants to provide information for property tax appeals
  • Approve journal entries, account reconciliations and occupancy related invoices
  • Prepare occupancy budget
  • Provide monthly occupancy variance analysis
  • Maintain IFRS Finance Lease Schedule and reconcile to the Trial Balance
  • Update Lease Summary on a monthly basis
  • Prepare Business Cases to support Real Estate business planning
  • Post Audit reviews of Capital Projects
  • Review and approve utility invoices and perform variance analysis
  • Supervise and provide support to the Fleet Financial Analyst
  • Assist Controller with preparing the Capital Expenditure Budget
  • Assist with the monthly consolidated forecast
  • Ad hoc analysis to support planning for all lines of business

Experience you’ll bring to the table: 

  • CPA designation
  • Leadership/mentorship experience
  • Property Accounting experience 
  • Full cycle Accounting
  • Financial reporting
  • FP&A
  • IFRS 16 


  • University degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or Economics
  • Completion of or working towards an Accounting designation
  • At least (3) three years of Accounting experience in a supervisory capacity
  • Real Estate experience is considered an asset
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel
  • Advanced knowledge of Accounting and Finance principles and procedures
  • Basic knowledge in Oracle and Essbase
  • Knowledge in Cognos Planning is considered an asset
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to details

Why this opportunity could be for you:

  • Flexible “employer-paid” benefits including Health, Dental and Paramedical Services for you and your family
  • Competitive pay
  • Paid training
  • Career progression program
  • Access to free personal development training
  • Employee discounts & Personal “Paid” days off


Mark Hogan
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