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Accounting Specialist


Oil and Gas

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Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON - N2C 1X4 Phone : 519-571-7910



Job Description

Our client in Chatham has a 8 month contract open for an experienced Accounting Specialist.

The candidate will:

* Review capital projects to ensure accuracy and proper categorization of capital costs.

* Ensure timely and accurate in-service dates of projects for proper inclusion of costs in rate base.

* Provide direction to clients regarding accounting procedures, SAP, journal entries, capital vs. O&M, and training.

* Prepare third party billings for capital projects and balance accounts receivable with third party billings to Banner.

* Compile manual journal entries and ensure completeness of supporting documentation prior to filing.

* Prepare reconciliations of general ledger accounts.

* Reconcile sub-ledger information to SAP on a regular basis.

* Retire assets in SAP to ensure timely and accurate write-offs.

Successful candidates will have:

* College diploma and/or University degree in Accounting/Business or equivalent work experience.

* Minimum of 2-4 years' experience in finance/accounting role.

* Understanding of accounting transactions, particularly capital vs. operating and maintenance expenses.

* Ability to organize work to set priorities and meet deadlines.

* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products with a proficiency in Excel.

* Ability to work in a team environment.

* Strong analytical and problem solving ability.

* Demonstrated interpersonal skills.

* Must be able to work with minimal supervision.

Considered an asset:

* Knowledge and understanding of construction process.

* Knowledge of SAP (Project Systems and Asset Management modules).

To be considered for this role, send and email with your updated resume and cover letter highlighting your skills to and follow up with a call or text to 519-680-0100. Phone interviews begin January 15th.

**ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of proving an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs***

Must be able to work overtime as required, and there will be travel to other locations.