Senior Corporate Accountant

Company Name: AltaGas Ltd.
Location: Calgary, AB
Job Code: 388
# of openings: 1


Senior Corporate Accountant

AltaGas Ltd. is one of Canada’s largest and fastest growing energy infrastructure organizations. AltaGas creates value by acquiring, growing and optimizing gas and power infrastructure, including a focus on renewable energy sources.


Reporting to the Manager Corporate Accounting, this position is responsible for providing timely and accurate recording of monthly transactions, along with preparation of higher complex transactions, review monthly checks and balances, delivery of financial information to interested parties, while maintaining effective internal controls.


Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Prepare and enter higher complex accounting entries for the Corporate segment
  • Manage the monthly legal entity accounting
  • Prepare account reconciliations for select balance sheet accounts
  • Review and critique other team member’s work
  • Identify and prepare adjusting/correcting entries through the account reconciliation and check processes
  • Undertake the monthly consolidation process
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly financial information deliverables
  • Prepare monthly consolidated cash flow statements and quarterly working capital analysis
  • Prepare quarterly deliverables to the Audit Committee
  • Liaison to our subsidiaries
  • Maintain effective internal controls for the Corporate team
  • Coordinate with the IT Sustainment group for any required system changes
  • Identify process improvements and areas for efficiencies
  • Assist in ad-hoc projects



  • Confident, detailed oriented and enthusiastic team player with superior interpersonal, communication, organizational and analytical skills
  • Accounting related designation (CPA) with a minimum of five years related work experience
  • Bachelor of Commerce (finance or accounting)
  • Proficient in the application of GAAP principles including US GAAP and IFRS
  • Knowledge of financial systems (e.g. JDE and Hyperion) would be an asset
  • Advanced or intermediate knowledge in Microsoft applications especially Excel
  • Ability to adhere to timelines and other milestones
  • Flexible and able to manage multiple priorities, and comfortable with taking on new responsibilities
  • Ability to work with diverse and cross-functional teams and commits to team success


Qualified applicants are invited to email their resumes in confidence to the Human Resources Department; by clicking the link below.


AltaGas offers a competitive salary and benefits package in addition to opportunities for personal and professional achievement.

We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization, but only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.  No agency referrals or telephone inquiries at this time, please.

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