Published 21 February 2017: Senior Financial Accountant, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Position Description

  • Accountant working closely with Group Head, Finance, Accounting Manager and operations team; responsible for preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements on IFRS and GAAP basis including GAAP consolidated statements for Corporate and Project companies; focus will be on financial reporting for complex US projects.
  • Ensure Project Reporting obligations are met as required;
  • Assisting in budget preparation and cash flow forecasting; treasury management.
  • Account reconciliation and analyses;
  • Monitor project cash flows;
  • Monitor and manage the accounting process to ensure compliance with GAAP and internal controls;
  • Preparation of year-end audit working papers, financial statements, and notes to the financial statements;
  • Coordinate annual audit of all Plenary Corporate and Project companies with external auditors;
  • Respond and coordinate response for financial queries from internal groups and external stakeholders;
  • Prepare monthly journal entries;
  • Reviewing and interpreting Project Agreements;
  • Reconciliation of Project results to Financial Model;
  • Assist in preparation of annual income tax returns and other regulatory reports and returns;
  • Prepare and file government regulatory reports and remittances as required
  • Preparation of various management reports;
  • Maintenance of accounting policies and procedures and their documentation;
  • Assist with process implementation and streamlining to improve operating quality;
  • Liaising with key equity and business partners and eventually presenting at board meetings.
  • Support management in all other areas as required.

Skills Required

  • Strong written and spoken communication skills
  • Self-starter, ability to work and think independently
  • Detail oriented
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP is an asset
  • Strong excel modelling skills is an asset
  • Ability to interpret complex legal and financial agreements
  • CPA designation required

To apply please email your cover letter and CV with reference to "Senior Accountant"  to