Assistant Controller


Job description

Mammoet Canada West Ltd. is seeking a bright, motivated Assistant Controller to provide support to the finance department in our Edmonton office. The ideal candidate will work comfortably with numbers, have a working knowledge of accounting principles and experience with MS Excel.


Perform various tasks assigned by the Financial Controller that assist in accurate general accounting and timely completion of the month end close cycle, including producing reports and reconciliations. This individual will work in conjunction with the accounts payable and accounts receivable departments to ensure accurate and timely entry of data.

Main areas of support include:

  • Maintain Fixed Asset sub-ledger
  • Prepare various reports in excel
  • Review, reconcile and prepare journal entries to allocate expenses from source data
  • Reconcile various general ledger accounts and prepare month-end accruals
  • Provide AR/AP sub-ledger support
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budget and quarterly forecasts
  • Tax related support including non-resident withholding tax

Reports to

The Assistant Controller will report directly to the Financial Controller for the Americas and will need to demonstrate the ability to work proactively and independently in a fast-paced office environment.

Key Skills

  • High work standards and integrity
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Hands-on experience working with general ledgers
  • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Strong communicator- internal and external

Education & Experience

  • Enrolled in or recently completed an accounting designate program.
  • A minimum of two years of demonstrated previous experience in a related role
  • Knowledge and application of generally accepted accounting principles
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office platform
  • Working knowledge of SAP is an asset.

About our company

Mammoet helps clients improve construction efficiency and optimize the uptime of plants and installations. For that purpose, we provide solutions for lifting, transporting, installing and decommissioning large and heavy structures.

Our services are focused on the petrochemical and mining industries, civil engineering, power generation and offshore projects. The logistic challenges in these industries are growing daily. Factors such as remote locations, harsh climates and a strong emphasis on the environment are constantly driving us towards smarter and safer solutions.

We provide the following services:

  • Engineered lifting and transportation services
  • Lifting, transportation and installation of modular constructions
  • Factory-to-foundation projects
  • Plant turnaround logistics
  • Trading in new and used equipment worldwide

For over two hundred years, we’ve been known for the unique capability of our state-of-the-art equipment. But it’s the trust of our clients that has brought us where we are today. Their confidence inspires 5,000 Mammoet professionals to give it their all each day and truly make a difference in projects all over the world.

About our region

This will be a full-time position operating within the Edmonton office.


Salary will be commensurate based upon education and experience. Mammoet offers competitive wages, health benefits and RRSP contributions. In addition to this, we offer an engaging environment in which a variety of career development and growth opportunities exist to our employees both locally and internationally. Mammoet is an existing benefactor for variety of local and national charity organizations and also provides support for our own employees’ extracurricular activities. To view our Human Capital Values, please visit our careers website at
Mammoet is dedicated to building a workforce that reflects diversity. Mammoet encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest in Mammoet, however we will only contact those selected for an interview. Applicants who require accommodation due to disability during the selection process should notify human capital when contacted for an interview.


Edmonton, ALBERTA

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A. Mendoza

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Match criteria
  • Canada West
Education level
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Finance
  • Back office
Job Type
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Administrator