General Accounting Supervisor - Oakville
Oakville, ON
Job ID: 152164

Work Type: Full Time Permanent

It is a great time to join the CRH Canada team! CRH Canada is going through an exciting business transformation which demands first-class Talent Management support to drive results.

We are building a world- class team. Make your mark!

You will be a successful addition to our team if you look at change as an opportunity to develop and contribute to the business. You will be successful in your role if you like partnering with the business, presenting new ideas and providing excellent customer service.

Under the long established and respected name of Dufferin Construction, CRH Canada operates a multi-million construction business which provides construction services throughout Southern Ontario and on key projects across Canada.

Founded in 1912, Dufferin Construction has built a solid reputation for market excellence, drawing on a rich history and a strong heritage of quality, stability and innovative leadership in the marketplace. Dufferin Construction is one of the largest heavy civil engineering contractors in the industry, employing over 1000 people.

Dufferin Construction Oakville Office is accepting applications for the position of General Accounting Supervisor, reporting to the Controller. The General Accounting Supervisor supports day to day operations of the finance department and assists in Corporate Reporting. Responsible for the management and development of a team of Accounts Payable Analysts and Contracts Coordinator, the incumbent will use metrics, analytics and superior interpersonal skills to help drive a division of meeting all reporting deadline.

Drive process improvements, build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders.

Position Responsibilities

Review and validate Financial Statements for month, quarter and year end;
Analyze and explain monthly results and KPI’s.
Support budgeting and planning activities relative to Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flows
Gather and complete the necessary planning/budgeting reports to be submitted to Corporate
Positively interface on a regular basis with Corporate Finance Team
Support budgeting with respect to financial indicators
Coordinate, analyze and maintain job costing and revenue recognition and reporting.
Qualitative and quantitative analysis of budgets, forecasts, actual results and Ad Hoc projects to assist in management's review and decision making
Prepare any ad-hoc reporting such as the monthly working capital schedules and support management on any ad-hoc financial analysis (CAPEX analysis, After Action Reviews, business planning etc.)
Research, document, and communicate accounting and reporting issues
Ensure conformity with company accounting and reporting standards
Manage a team of accounts payable processors and the relationship with the field to ensure timely processing of invoices through the purchase to pay function.
Manage the weekly payment cycle.
Ensure supplier issues are resolved in a timely manner.
Develop working relationship with project site staff through regular visits to project sites.
Identify and resolve inefficiencies and drive process improvements.
Contribute to improvements in accounting policies, procedures, and processes
Assist in special projects or assignments as requested.
Ensure SOX compliance on financial reporting and accounts payable processing controls.
Coordination of the year-end audit
Handling HST Returns, Bank Reconciliations, Financed equipment and vehicle leases
Collection Calls
Minimal travel requirements outside of GTA. Frequent travel within GTA.


Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration – finance or an equivalent combination of studies and experience.
Pursuing accounting designation (CA, CGA, CMA, or CPA).
Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in accounting and finance.
Experience in Manufacturing/Construction industries or in a similar role is an asset.

Position Dimensions

Communications - Communicates with impact and creates an environment in which people communicate openly and honestly.
Analysis and Problem Solving - Effectively examines events, issues and problems to generate optimal solutions in a timely manner.
Manages Execution – Ensure achievement of business goals aligned with the Holcim Operational Roadmap and Group standards through managing execution of business plans.
Highly organized and time conscientious.
Foster Teamwork and Cooperation – Foster a sense of collaboration and work effectively across the organization to achieve goals.
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CRH Canada Group Inc. recognizes Canada’s diverse landscape. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.