We Are Hiring!
07 Sep 2018

Territorial Electric is seeking an ACCOUNTANT (Maternity Leave Coverage) to join our team!

This position will be responsible for maintaining complete sets of books, keeping records of accounts, and collecting, verifying, and processing payroll and benefits entitlements to a staff of approximately 80-120 employees.


Roles and Responsibilities

Typical duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing and verifying statements of earnings for bi-weekly and monthly employees, including EFT’s, year-end reports, ROE’s and T4’s;
  • Preparing payroll reports, including tax remittances, benefits, insurance, and WCB;
  • Acting as a liaison to employees on payroll matters, benefit plans, and wage provisions;
  • Managing all activities related to A/R and A/P, including invoicing, matching PO’s, pricing verification, collection, and reconciliation of accounts;
  • Organizing job contracts, change orders, and other billing processes;
  • Preparing and analyzing accounting and financial reports for the management team;
  • Processing month end, G/L account reconciliation and variance analysis;
  • Preparing necessary documentation for corporate year-end review;
  • Various filing and related administrative duties as required.


Successful candidates must possess the following:

  • At least 3 years in a role with full-cycle accounting experience
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong payroll experience is an asset
  • Ability to work individually
  • Experience with Accounting Software; Jonas experience is preferred.
  • Office 365 proficient – Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Willingness to pitch in and assist in project deadlines as required.


Working Conditions

  • Hours of work are 8:00am-4:30pm.
  • This position may require you to attend events throughout the year as a company representative.


If this opportunity interests you, and you meet all the above qualifications, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV and resume to tlwitts@territorial-electric.com with your salary expectations. This posting closes September 24, 2018. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected will be contacted.