Parkland County - Senior Accountant

Status: Filled

Location: Parkland County, AB

Parkland County is a vibrant and diverse community located just west of Edmonton. With a stunning natural landscape and a vibrant agricultural community, the County has evolved into a visitor’s paradise with a year-round population of approximately 30,000.

Reporting to the CFO, you will lead a small team of technical experts and have responsibility for timely and accurate financial reports.

The ideal candidate has:

  • A post-secondary under-graduate degree in accounting, commerce or a related field. An Accounting Diploma from a recognized institute will also be accepted (equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered).
  • A Chartered Professional Accounting (CPA) designation.
  • Experience in the areas of Public Sector Accounting Standards (an asset), the Municipal Government Act (an asset), auditing, financial reporting and forecasting processes and techniques.
  • Experience in a leadership position with publicly traded companies and/or a public accounting firms are considered strong assets.
  • Strong time management skills. Accurate and timely delivery of financial reporting is critical.
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel). Must be adept in learning financial software.
  • Possession of a valid Alberta driver’s license and satisfactory driving record is required (for local, minimal travel).

To request a full Profile, please contact Rick Vogel at (780) 665-4965 ext. 101 or at rick@thevogelgroup.ca.

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