Accountant

February 8 2019
Industries Energy
Categories Accounting, Finance, Financial Accounting, Billing, Account receivables, Accounting clerk, Accounting technician, Taxes
Saskatoon, SK

Accountant

Saskatoon, SK

POSITION AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

Cameco has an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to join a highly skilled group in the support of the corporation's financial reporting. Working within a team of professionals, you will undertake various types of analytical and reporting activities. Located at our head office in Saskatoon, you will collaborate with stakeholders from various corporate departments though no travel is required.   

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS 

Requirements of the position:

  • Bachelor's degree in commerce, accounting, finance or a related field
  • Three to five years of relevant work experience
  • Possession of or working toward a professional accounting designation (CPA)
  • Knowledge of international financial reporting standards (IFRS)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of internal and external stakeholders

Assets:

  • Ability to prioritize assignments, manage multiple deadlines and organize work independently
  • Experience using ERP software (SAP) and consolidation systems (Longview)
  • Background in researching and applying accounting standards and accounting for complex transactions
  • Pro-active approach to potential improvements
  • Approach that focuses on the details with the ability to consider the big picture
  • Result oriented, proactive, with a mindset of continuous improvement

Applicants will be considered for a level within the job progression which is appropriate to their qualifications.

Safety is a top priority at Cameco. Successful candidates for all positions at safety-sensitive sites or in safety-sensitive positions must take and pass a substance test (which includes marijuana testing) as a condition of employment. Marijuana remains in a user's system for about 30 days, so applicants who recently used marijuana recreationally should not expect to pass a substance test. 

We offer:

• competitive pay

• superior benefits

• employee share ownership plan for all employees

• Live Better wellness program

Cameco values diversity. In keeping with this principle and our employment equity goals, we particularly encourage qualified applicants from the designated equity groups to apply.

To explore this career opportunity, please visit www.camecocareers.com. Deadline for applications is February 21, 2019. Please quote competition number 31646.

 

Apply now!

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