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Joint Venture Project Controller - Edmonton
Posted On: 1/6/2014
Close Date: 1/20/2014
• Establish and administer financial, cost control, and supply chain policies and processes for a Project Joint Venture.

• Liaise and coordinate with the Project Manager on reports prepared for the Management Committee and Partners’ Financial Departments, as required.

• Prepare timely monthly financial statements in accordance with GAAP/IFRS.

• Prepare timely monthly financial reporting as is required for each Joint Venture member.

• Ensure progress draws/invoices are issued in a timely fashion.

• Co-ordinate with Procurement, Engineering and Project Management to produce cost estimates, budgets and cash flows.

• Monitor costs and prepare cost reporting as required by Project Manager.

• Review of subcontract agreements to ensure compliance with any financial or audit requirements.

• Ensure Subcontractor/Supplier invoices are in compliance with subcontract/purchase order terms.

• Prepare Monthly reports as required for Client reporting.

• Co-ordinate the processing of the joint venture payroll and cost allocations to the project.

• Manage Treasury functions for the Joint Venture including bank accounts, bank reconciliations, letters of credit and FX hedging agreements.

• Prepare monthly cash flows.

• Arrange for annual external audits of JV Financial Statements, and prepare year-end working papers and financial reporting as required by each Joint Venture member.

• Liaise with Joint Venture member internal auditors and provide supporting schedules/documents as required.

• Prepare and update quarterly forecasts, and annual budgets.

• Assist with insurance issues.

• Provide technical guidance to co-workers.

• Implement and maintain internal controls to satisfy CEO/CFO requirements.


• University graduation in Administration or Commerce and at least ten years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Solid understanding of accounting and finance principles and procedures.

• General understanding of applicable legislation and regulations.

• Proficiency in principles and theories of field of work.

• Membership in a recognized professional association is generally required.

• Must be pro-active, detail-oriented and have excellent analytical skills

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