Junior Accountant

Westmark Construction is a highly recognized and award-winning General Contractor with over 30 years’ experience in the Mid Vancouver Island area. We have an opportunity for a Junior Accountant to join our team. We are located in the heart of Vancouver Island in Nanaimo BC, a rapidly growing city with all the amenities of urban living and some of the best outdoor recreation in the world. If you are looking for challenging work in a city that offers a premier lifestyle, we want to hear from you. The Junior Accountant reports to and works closely with Controller, managing A/P, updating weekly Cash flow forecast, verifying Payroll data and maintaining employee information.

Accounts Payable
  • Review and enter invoices, and process payments (EFT and cheque)
  • Manage accounts payable email inbox and respond to vendors promptly
  • Prepare government filings including WCB, Employer Health Tax, Payroll
    taxes and GST remittance
Cash flow forecast
  • Update weekly cash flow forecast Payroll
  • Verify hours worked, project codes and cost codes
  • Create direct deposit files
Human Resources
  • Assist President in new hire, termination and candidate pool
  • Vacation days tracking
  • Office administration support
Competencies and Requirements
  • Completion of accounting program (certificate/diploma) or equivalent
  • 2+ years’ experience in Accounts Payable
  • Advanced working knowledge of Excel
  • Experience in construction industry considered an asset
  • Experience in Sage 100 Contractor considered an asset
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Pursuing the CPA designation preferred (financial support offered
    subject to employment terms).
  • Salary commensurate with experience, knowledge and education
  • Health benefits

Please apply by e-mail to maki@westmarkconstruction.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest in Westmark. However, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Competitive Salary Depending Upon Experience
Nov 1, 2020