Senior Accountant

Posted on August 3, 2022. Primary Region: Weyburn, SK

Vertex is currently accepting applications for one full-time, permanent Senior Accountant in Alida, SK location. The successful candidate will provide financial expertise and support to the Controller; playing a key role in overseeing all reports, financial functions and process improvement opportunities.


• Bachelor of Commerce with Accounting or relevant post-secondary education with extensive work experience
• CPA designation or working towards a CPA designation
• 5-8 years in an accounting role, supervisory experience is considered an asset
• Experience with oil and gas service and transportation/trucking industries strongly desired
• Strong knowledge with financial, operational and cost reporting and analysis
• Experienced in budgeting, forecasting and business process’
• Strongly proficient with Accounting software, advanced knowledge using MS Word and Excel
• Experience in Maestro software is an asset
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
• Highly organized and self-motivated
• Ability to develop, nurture and maintain strong relationships with vendors, agencies and various internal stakeholders
• Ability to work effectively in a team and in a fast-paced environment


• Assist in the delivery of accurate and timely financial and operational reports
• Responsible for month end, journal entries, reconciliations and financial statement preparation
• Responsible for monthly Intercompany reconciliations
• Provide business analysis from data converted to information that allows key stakeholders to make strategic business decisions
• Assist with the year-end audit process
• Oversee of monthly project accounting costing details and reporting
• Assist in budgeting, forecasting and support of operational planning processes
• Assist in improvement initiatives around internal system processes and controls in order to streamline and reduce inefficiencies of financial processes
• Assist in the documentation and implementation of internal controls to ensure consistency of policies and procedures
• Facilitate the development of direct and indirect reports through the provision of continuous coaching and mentoring
• Other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned from time to time by the manager


• Compensation is commensurate with education and experience
• Extended Health Benefits
• Dental Coverage
• Vision Care and Glasses Coverage
• Disability Insurance
• Life Insurance
• A safe working environment
• Advancement Opportunities
• Stable Employment


• This position will be located out of our Alida, SK office.


• Compensation is commensurate with education and experience
• A comprehensive benefit package is provided


Alida, SK

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Phone: 7804643295