Accountant – St. John's, NL


Dovre Canada Limited is pleased to offer the following opportunity: Accountant, located in St. John’s, NL


Our client is seeking an Accountant to join their team for a short term contract. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing key external financial reports. The incumbent will assist with various accounting duties to ensure the efficient processing, accounting and reporting of oil and gas joint venture transactions.


  • Preparing financial statements in accordance with applicable accounting standards and ensuring quarterly and annual financial statements are accurate, comprehensive, and meet reporting deadlines;
  • Completing corporate and managerial reporting, revenue accounting, and financial analysis;
  • Maintaining and reconciling general ledger accounts;
  • Monitoring and tracking of capital expenditures;
  • Oil and gas accounting, including accuracy and reasonability of joint interest billings, monthly accruals, and, compliance with contracts and agreements;
  • Administration of all procurement activities, including preparing requisitions, change orders, supplier additions/changes, and reviewing tenders;
  • Responsible for day-to-day financial activities including invoicing, billing, purchase card management, and taxation;
  • Preparing and maintaining annual budgets and forecasts; and
  • Providing further support as may be required.


Education and/or Certification:

  • Completion of a degree in Business or Commerce (equivalencies will be considered)
  • Completion of a Professional Accounting Designation. Consideration will be given to applicants who are currently working toward the completion of their designation


  • Knowledge of budgetary and financial processes and procedures
  • Experience in both Public Sector Accounting Standards (PSAS) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Experience working with tenders and procurement practices and procedures
  • Experience with investment analysis and financial modelling considered and asset
  • Knowledge of oil and gas industry and commercial and joint venture agreements considered an asset


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


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

Alanna Buckle
360 Recruiter

Shauna Pierce
Senior 360 Recruiter



Job ID: #32664