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 also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of. Your team is waiting for you!

 

Here's how an Accountant for our BC Region office contributes to our team:

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.

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.

 

Safety is a core value that guides everything we do. As such, all PCL salary and student employees based in Canada are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees may request an exemption due to medical condition(s) and other applicable human rights grounds.

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

 

Target Start Date: 10/03/2022  

Employee Status: Regular Full-Time   

Company: PCL Constructors Westcoast Inc. 

Primary Location: Vancouver, British Columbia 

Job: Accountant

Requisition: 1857