Houle Electric Limited
  • 17-Dec-2019 (PST)
  • Burnaby, BC, CAN
  • Full Time

About Houle Electric:

Houle Electric is BC's most trusted name in electrical contracting. Founded in 1944, Houle prides itself on a tradition of excellence for our industrial, commercial and institutional customers. In addition to electrical contracting, we are renowned for our project management & design skills across all of our divisions including Security, Data Networks, Automated Controls and Electrical Preventative Maintenance. We also provide service calls to businesses and home owners, including 24-hour emergency service. 

About the position:

Currently, we have an opening for an Accountant to join our Accounting & Finance team, based in Burnaby.


  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile transactions
  • Prepare draft & final summary & detailed financial statements
  • General ledger analysis
  • Reconcile current assets, accounts payable pending & accruals
  • Reconcile job performance with sales revenue and cost of sales
  • Overhead expense analysis
  • Prepare and maintain related schedules and working papers for fiscal year end auditing.
  • Reconcile all company bank accounts not including administration payroll account.
  • Assist Team Leads with ensuring adherence to Canadian accounting standards
  • Assist users in maintaining system integrity and processes
  • Manage petty cash fund expenditures
  • Maintain records of the company's owned and leased vehicles and ensure insurance requirements are met
  • Assist Asset Manager with various functions including ICBC Registration and Licensing and renewals
  • Keep and maintain schedules for additions, disposals and depreciation of all fixed assets
  • Assist Controller in preparation and entry of annual budgets

Experience and Skills:

  • Senior CPA student or recent CPA graduate
  • 2+ years work experience at an intermediate accounting level
  • Experience working with very high volumes
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to speak, read and write English fluently
  • Proven teamwork skills complemented by the ability to work well independently
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • Ability to multi-task

You have a 'can do' natural right attitude and are always willing to learn.  You are a bright, ambitious, honest, and straight forward professional. Your personable nature will fit well within the friendly working environment.

The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience.  Houle Electric offers an exciting, enjoyable work environment, competitive benefits package and many company sponsored events.

To apply, please visit https://www.houle.ca/current-career-opportunities/ and click on the listing for "Accountant". Opportunity will remain open until filled.

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