About BluEarth

BluEarth is a private company focused upon commercial-scale renewable energy development and operations. As an independent renewable power producer, our goal is to build, own, and operate sustainable wind, water, and solar generation projects. At BluEarth, we are developing and operating a portfolio of energy projects that optimizes people, planet, and profits. We bring together extraordinary people with the power to change the future TM.

Our Core Values

  • Be Passionate. We have an inner fire to do great work and leave the world a better place.
  • Be Agile. We keep pace with the now and next and adapting to change runs through our veins.
  • Be Proud. We go the extra mile because we are proud of our business and a job well done.
  • Be Humble. We believe putting our ego aside and working together builds community and forges strong relationships.
  • Be Persistent. We never give up and thrive on challenges that would unnerve others.

Position Title

Accounting Clerk

Location

Calgary, AB

Reporting Relationships

  • Reports directly to the Senior Accountant, or designate;
  • Reports indirectly to the Director, Accounting.

Accountabilities and Key Functions

This position will be accountable for supporting the accounting team in the preparation of the Company’s accounting records and financial reporting.

Key functions include:

  • Preparing, reviewing and uploading journal entries;
  • Reconciling multiple bank accounts on a weekly basis;
  • Assisting with monthly intercompany chargebacks;
  • Creating, maintaining, updating and/or revising system-generated accounting reports;
  • Assisting with the preparation of the monthly and quarterly supporting working papers;
  • Assisting with annual audit and interim audit work with external auditors;
  • Creating and maintaining documentation for accounting processes and policies;
  • Providing administrative support for the accounting team as required;
  • Liaising with other functional groups on accounting matters as required;
  • Uphold all aspects of BluEarth’s Health, Safety & Environmental policies, practices, and programs;
  • Uphold BluEarth’s values and consistently enhance the image and reputation of the Company; and
  • Other duties as required.

As the position continues to evolve and BluEarth advances its growth plan, modifications to the key functions set out herein are likely.

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, or combination of equivalent experience.

Experience

  • Minimum one-year recent accounting experience;
  • Experience working within a multiple-entity, multiple-currency environment;
  • Experience in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment; and
  • Experience with ERP report design and/or configuration considered an asset.

Skills

  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, including creation and use of macros and data manipulation using advanced tools;
  • Excellent data entry skills;
  • Strong organization skills with the ability to manage competing priorities and deadlines;
  • Highly detail-oriented and committed to accuracy; and
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Personal Characteristics 

  • Highly motivated, with the ability to contribute and collaborate in an energetic and dynamic team environment;
  • Ability to switch gears quickly and effectively utilize resources to get the job done;
  • Displays professionalism and strong ethics; is reliable and trustworthy;
  • Practical, communicative, organized, directive, and flexible;
  • Highly motivated, with the ability to contribute and collaborate in an energetic and dynamic team environment;
  • Passionate about contributing to a positive work environment and development of company culture;
  • Sense of humour; and
  • Enthusiasm for both the job and BluEarth’s initiatives and vision.

Job Requirements

  • Ability to work outside regular business hours when required.

Interested Candidates

To apply for this position, please send your resume to careers@bluearth.ca with “Accounting Clerk” in the subject line.

Please note: only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.