Corporate Finance Accountant - Calgary, AB

Executive Solutions Ltd. - Calgary, AB, Canada

 Why Consider This Role?

  • This is an excellent opportunity to work for a growing, entrepreneurial Canadian energy company, with a flat organizational structure with high visibility throughout the company.
  • The company maintains high standards that will allow you to broaden and develop your skills.
  • You will enjoy a flexible work plan, allowing you to work from home the majority of the time.
  • This is a challenging, complex position because of their unique structure - every day will be interesting.

Team Dynamics

As a member of the finance team, you will report to the Manager of Corporate Accounting.

Activities and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for various accounting and reporting tasks with the ability to span integration of operational and financial accounting. We are seeking a highly analytical, detail oriented, and solutions-based individual. Responsibilities include:

  • Assist preparing quarterly and annual financial statements including note disclosure.
  • Direct the documentation and implementation of accounting processes and internal controls.
  • Both review and prepare journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations for accounts receivable, capital assets, accruals, deferred revenue, debt, etc.
  • Complete advanced accounting calculations of some kind demonstrating a level of experience including financial instruments, tax provisions and DDA rate calculations.
  • Generate efficiencies in workflows and mentor junior staff in new processes created.
  • Work with multiple teams to ensure intercompany transactions are cleared quarterly.
  • Analyze information/concepts at a high level as well as articulate the details.
  • Research and provide recommendations for appropriate IFRS treatments of unique or complicated transactions as they arise.
  • Assist with the coordination of the annual audit.


  • University degree Accounting and/or a CPA designation
  • 8+ years of direct oil and gas accounting experience.
  • Exposure to reporting requirements and IFRS accounting research would be an asset.
  • Ability to problem solve and provide recommendations.
  • Thorough working knowledge of the GL and sub ledger accounts.
  • Working knowledge of Qbyte systems; Financial Management (FM), Optix Reporting, CS Land, Execute AFE.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and proficient with Microsoft Word.
  • Self-starter with strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with effective communication skills, both written and verbal, with an attention to detail.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Please ensure you meet the criteria set out above prior to submitting your resume. You MUST be eligible for work in Canada without the need for sponsorship. Apply by submitting your credentials to: resume@executivesolutions.ca

Posted On: Friday, April 22, 2022

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