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About Parastone Developments: Join our team at Parastone Developments, a leading land development company based in the picturesque town of Fernie, British Columbia. With a commitment to quality, sustainability, and community, Parastone Developments has been shaping the local landscape with innovative residential and commercial projects for over 20 years. Our mission is to create spaces that enhance the way people live, work, and play in the beautiful Elk Valley.

Location: Fernie, BC, known for its breathtaking landscapes, outdoor activities, and vibrant community, offers an unparalleled lifestyle for those passionate about nature and adventure. Whether you’re into skiing, biking, hiking, or simply enjoying the stunning mountain views, Fernie is a place that combines work with a life well-lived.

Position Overview: Reporting to the General Manager, the Controller plans, organizes, directs, and evaluates the operations of the accounting and administration departments, conducts analysis and provides feedback on financial performance, including preparation of various finance and accounting reports for internal and external stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and present monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and cost accounting reports
  • Prepare budget and forecast. Monitor financial performance by measuring and analyzing results, initiating corrective actions, and minimizing the impact of variances.
  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts, and document business transactions.
  • Ensure internal controls are in place and monitored with respect to cash handling, inventory and payments.
  • Ensure purchase order system is maintained and monthly progress payments to subcontractors are in line with contracts.
  • Review bi-weekly payroll.
  • Ensure compliance with monthly government requirements including GST, PST, LST, T4’s, T5018’s and applications for funding as it relates to business opportunities.
  • Year end preparation including preparation of working papers at both a Review and Compilation level.
  • Direct the preparation of all tax records as required by tax authorities in a timely manner.
  • Supervise, support, and engage accounting and administration staff.
  • Understanding of ASPE accounting standards

Qualifications:

  • A team player who works well with minimal supervision.
  • Highly effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities
  • A multitasker with strong organizational skills.
  • Experience supervising accounting and administration teams.
  • 5+ years of experience in a similar role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and a CPA designation required.
  • Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles including financial reporting, financial data analysis, auditing, and taxation.
  • Strong computer skills, specifically with MS Office and specialized accounting software. (experience with QuickBooks and Procurify would be considered an asset)
  • Knowledge of provincial and federal regulations.

Why Join Parastone Developments?

  • Opportunity to work on transformative projects in one of BC’s most scenic locations.
  • A supportive team environment that values innovation, sustainability, and community engagement.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, including opportunities for professional development.
  • Unique work-life balance in a community with a strong passion for outdoor and recreational activities.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Discounted or free food
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)

Experience:

  • accounting: 5 years (preferred)
  • Canadian: 5 years (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • Chartered Professional Accountant (preferred)

Work Location: In person

 

Location

691 1st Ave, Fernie, V0B 1M0