Project Accountant / Analyst - NorLand Limited

NorLand Limited consists of multiple specialized businesses working together as one team towards common goals. We have the unique ability to undertake complex, multi-faceted public and private sector projects within a single contract. Our businesses have been making Anything. Possible. for over 65 years!


We are looking for a new team member to fill the position of Project Accountant/Analyst based at NorLand’s head office in Burnaby BC, reporting to the Divisional Operations Controller, and working closely with the Operations and Finance teams.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all Financial aspects of one or multiple projects from beginning to end to support the PM and team
  • Implement Internal controls and all recommended enhancements/process improvement, communication and training to ensure accurate job costing on site
  • Manage or handle data collection, analysis and recommendations to help the project stay on schedule and achieve its goals
  • Process vendor invoices and within assigned timelines
  • Provide PM’s with timely, accurate and relevant financial reports, including budgets, cashflows and forecasts
  • Assist PM with Business License, Bonding and Insurance requirements
  • Ensure estimates and forecasts are brought into Accounting software correctly
  • Complete project Reviews and Profit Rec (WIP) monthly and within deadlines
  • Assist with auditor requests as they relate to the project
  • Assist with budgets (BP) and forecasts (F1/F2/F3) as it relates to the job
  • Prepare prebilling reports for Project Manager review
  • Monitor and liaise with customer on receivables ensuring proper billing support in place
  • Manage Job Cost Accounting and reclass entries
  • Provide backup for Admin when required
  • Prepare Financial Statements, Project Reports and other reporting as requested
  • Manage equipment tasks, recording meter readings, data entry, etc. as assigned by the Project Manager
  • Projects as assigned by the Divisional Operations Controller, Project Lead and PM(s)



  • Financial Management program or Junior CPA with business analytical skills
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in construction accounting and job costing
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and able to work collaboratively with internal and external clients
  • Knowledge of in depth project accounting best practices
  • Thrives in a demanding and stimulating work environment
  • Highly organized and able to work in a high paced environment
  • Advanced Excel skills, ERP and B2W is preferred
  • Must be willing to work on job site and Head Office


The typical hiring range for this position is $65,000 to $85,000 per year. The exact compensation may vary based on job-related knowledge, skills, experience, internal equity, and other criterion.

Only candidates who are most qualified for the position will be contacted.


NorLand Limited is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion in our recruitment and hiring practices.