Shaw Communications Corporate Accountant Temporary in Calgary, AB

Shaw Communications

Branch Calgary AB CA

Corporate Accountant
Calgary, AB

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We have an exciting opportunity for a one year contract as a Corporate Accountant working in our Calgary Corporate office reporting to the Manager, Corporate Accounting. The successful candidate will be accountable for performing a variety of accounting duties that support the Corporate Accounting team.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities:
• Analyze monthly, quarterly and annual financial results and prepare written analysis on variance analysis for operating statements;
• Prepare month end journal entries and account reconciliations;
• Obtain in-depth understanding of the operations of various corporate departments and provide guidance on appropriate accounting treatment of costs;
• Assist various corporate departments with invoicing and coding processes on an on-going basis;
• Assist with preparation of forecast and budget and help identify areas of risk/opportunity for various corporate departments;
• Complete various analysis, special projects, and other duties as required.

Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
• Accounting Degree and/or completion of CPA Prep program with a minimum of 1-3 years relevant work experience. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience will also be considered
• Proficient Excel skills (e.g. use of pivot table, simple macros, ability to work with and analyze large data sets) is an asset
• Experience with Oracle General Ledger & Hyperion Planning is an asset
• Detail oriented with high standards of excellence and an enthusiastic self-starter with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills at all organizational levels
• A team player with the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment with changing priorities and strict deadlines
• A positive, “can-do” attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy and sincerity

If you value a workplace that promotes accountability, exemplifies loyalty, never compromises integrity and has a strong social conscience then start your career with us by applying now.

We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. This position requires the successful completion of a criminal and credit background check.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23
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