Project Accountant – Renewable Energy

Location
Hybrid - the team works from home and in office in the Financial district in downtown Toronto
Salary
$60,000-$80,000 base salary, plus benefits and bonus.
Posted
March 8, 2024
Closes
April 7, 2024
Job Type
Permanent
CPA status
CPA Member

Company Description
Great Circle Solar is a provider of comprehensive development, asset management & operational services to institutional investors in the energy & infrastructure space, with over $3B currently under management. GCS is a fast-paced, motivated, and dynamic team supporting the global transition to renewable energy. At GCS, you will have the opportunity to work for, and grow with, an evolving & purpose-driven company.

Role and Responsibilities
• Direct interaction with senior level management and clients.
• Full cycle accounting for several entities.
• Prepare and complete month end close assignments. This includes, but is not limited to accruals, inter-company transactions, fixed asset schedules, depreciation, and reconciliations.
• Perform daily accounting operations to maintain accounts in accordance with IFRS and or US GAAP.
• Timely and accurate completion of financial statements. This responsibility will include preparation of consolidation and elimination entries, balance sheet, income statement, equity roll and related supporting schedules and disclosures.

Qualifications and Education Requirements
• Candidates with a degree in accounting and currently enrolled in the CPA program will be considered.
• Proven track record with a minimum of 3 years of related experience in accounting operations.
• Minimum 3 years experience of using an accounting software, QuickBooks is preferable.
• Intermediate to advanced level of understanding and experience with Excel.

Preferred Skills
• Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential skills for the position.
• Proven ability to multitask, prioritize work and be dependable.
• Proven ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
• Proven ability to be detail orientated with a high level of accuracy.
• Proven ability to be organized and to thrive in a fast-paced work environment.

Work Environment
This position is performed in a professional workplace. As a growing company we work in an environment where our projects and responsibilities are constantly expanding and evolving. The ideal candidate must be able to adapt to these changes quickly and with a high level of professionalism. We are looking to individuals who are self motivated and be positive contributors in a team environment. Our Accounting team currently has a hybrid work schedule, though some team members choose to come into the office daily.

Compensation
• Base salary range of $60,000-$80,000, annually, depending on experience.
• Eligibility in the firm’s bonus program.
• Comprehensive benefits package.
• Excellent team events!