Accountant – Halifax, NS


Dovre Canada Limited is pleased to offer the following opportunity: Accountant, located in Halifax, NS.

This is a permanent full-time position.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining the general ledger accounts and/or developing or reviewing financial statements and reports. Reports may include financial and operating statement reporting for legal entities and/or operating companies in the group, periodic financial reporting including weekly reports, standard variance reporting, performance summaries, quarterly review reporting.

  • Ad hoc financial analysis and reporting.

  • Performing all necessary accounting activities in accordance with accounting principles and standards.

  • Working with external auditors during the audit process.



  • Post-secondary Business degree in Accounting or Finance required.

  • CPA (or equivalent) designation, or 5-10 years of relevant experience.


  • 3 to 5 years of experience of relevant accounting work experience.

  • Pro-active approach to problem solving and a continuous improvement mindset.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and deadlines.

  • Ability to work as team.

  • Advanced Microsoft Skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.

Our client is proud to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • A flexible medical, dental, and vision plan.

  • Employee & Family Assistance Programs.

  • RRSP matching program.

  • Health & Wellness reimbursements.

  • Opportunities to take part in job related training and development.

  • Growth and progression opportunities within the company

  • Relocation costs (if eligible).


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Alanna Buckle 
360 Recruiter

Shauna Pierce
360 Recruiter



Job ID: #32220