Accountant

The future you want is within reach.


At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We’re a community of builders committed to building better communities. That’s why we’re always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what’s next in our industry. 
 

We’re looking for an Accountant to join our passionate team of professionals at our Saskatoon district office. This is your opportunity to contribute to essential projects in the local community, gain meaningful experience, and establish a career. At PCL, your ambition will be rewarded in more ways than one. In our culture of ownership, accomplishments are shared – and celebrated – by everyone!
 

Here’s how an Accountant participates as a crucial part of our team, from the first day on the job: 

Responsibilities

  • Performs clerical and data entry support to meet contractual requirements for operational and basic accounting.  
  • Processes all accounts payable and accounts received in a timely and accurate manner. 
  • Provides project teams with ad hoc reports and analysis as the need arises. 
  • Assists with the assembly of information for internal and external financial reporting requirements. 
  • Assembles client billings packages in accordance with contract terms and conditions and ensures timely payment. 
  • Prepares bank deposits and cash receipt entries. 

Qualifications

  • High school diploma.
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in a related field is considered an asset. 
  • Some student experience or 6 months to 1 year of accounting or administrative experience is preferred.
  • Exposure to project forecasting and budgeting. 
  • Basic understanding of accounting principles, including maintenance of ledgers and cash flows. 
  • Exposure to project costing principles, recoveries, insurance, and contract/subcontract requirements as related to accounting
  • Exposure to subcontract purchase order terms, including insurance and subcontractor default insurance requirements. 
  • Basic understanding of lien rights. 
  • Ability to act with the required discretion when handling confidential information. 
  • Understanding of Microsoft Office Suite and experience with accounting software is an asset.

PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.

The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating equitable opportunities and an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants. We make employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.

PCL combines numerous pay and benefit strategies to provide a comprehensive and competitive total rewards package. Any salary range displayed by a job board is an estimate. Your salary, which considers your unique qualifications and experience, is just one component of the robust total rewards you'll enjoy at PCL. This may include an employee share purchase offering, discretionary annual performance bonus, comprehensive benefits and wellness programs, retirement plan plus matching, and career development programs.

Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at careers@pcl.com with the position and location you are interested in.

Together, we can build success and a better future. Let’s get started!

 

Employee Status: Regular Full-Time   

Company: PCL Construction Management Inc. 

Primary Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 

Job: Accountant

Requisition: 2595