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Aecon Group

Accounting Assistant

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Building your career at Aecon
At Aecon, we are building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We are always on the lookout for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We strive to be Canada’s premier infrastructure company and the premier employer of choice in our industry.
What is the opportunity?
Aecon Civil is a market leader with unique competitive advantages and essential local strength in key markets. We are proud of our work that contributes to the expansion and improvement of Canada’s infrastructure and transportation networks, and we are ready to build the future of our country.
Purpose of the position
The Accounting Intern, under the direction of the Accounting Manager, is responsible for assisting with accuracy and assurance with account reconciliations and journal entries.
The incumbent of this position must be able to perform day-to-day activities such as general ledger maintenance and entering invoices and payroll entries into systems.
While supporting Aecon’s vision, mission and goals, the Intern (co-op student) regularly performs administrative duties and additional duties as required.
Main responsibilities
  • Account reconciliations
  • Journal entries
  • Setting up tasks, cost codes, contracts and budgets.
  • Assist project accountants with invoices
  • Assistance with entering salaries in SAP
  • Participate in special projects – financial analysis / quality checks.
Knowledge and skills required
  • General knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheets and database programs.
  • Respect confidentiality.
  • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Perform multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Enrollment in a co-operative education program in finance or business.
  • Follow instructions provided in verbal or written form.
What makes us proud of Aecon:
  • Engaging and agile work culture, collaborative and inclusive teams
  • We invest in our employees through various learning and development programs, such as Aecon University, the BluePrint leadership program and the Project Management Academy.
  • Possibilities for reimbursement of tuition fees
  • Recognition and awards through Aecon Accolades, Aecon Achievement Awards, etc.
  • Employee stock options, short-term incentive program, retirement savings and pension plan.

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