Project Controller

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Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Job ID: R2085
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

You are a motivated and experienced Project Controller. Reporting to the Operations Controller, you will be responsible for the financial integrity of their project. This includes management of day-to-day accounting administration, cost reporting and audit participation. The role includes staff supervision, mentoring & guidance, training and assisting with hiring and performance reviews.

Join our Ledcor team today!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide reporting and information to project management and operations as required
  • Strategic planning, budget reviews and risk analysis with upper management
  • Collaborate with project management team to complete monthly cost and profitability reporting
  • Prepares detailed analysis or review of aspects of the project as may be required.
  • Developing client relationships with equivalent peer group/contacts
  • Acts as the key contact during internal/external project audits including delegation of questions and sourcing of information.
  • In depth understanding of contract requirements for billing
  • Ensure that LEMs, invoices and progress claims are properly prepared and submitted to the client in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Pursues payment collection from client and reports on overdue balances to senior management.
  • Prepare people plans for the project and perform ongoing performance management and development of Project Accountants
  • Working knowledge of hire-ons, terminations and records of employment through electronic HR System
  • Ensure compliance to provincial and federal regulations along with any applicable collective agreements
  • Ensure subcontractor compliance with builder’s lien act, holdbacks, payment processes, contract terms and closeouts
  • Other related duties as assigned


  • 7+ years of related accounting or analysis experience
  • Business/Accounting degree or diploma preferred.
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and financial applications including ERP software
  • Analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment, able to multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal and organization skills
  • Relevant industry and JD Edwards experience would be an asset
  • Ability to lead, motivate, supervise and encourage other employees.
  • Proven ability to understand construction administration and contract commercial terms.

Work Conditions:

  • Varied depending on assignment – both local project office and shift based remote worksite opportunities available.
  • Remote worksite rotational shift - 14/7 or 10/4 schedule typical. Travel and accommodations/LOA provided. Successful completion of pre-employment drug & alcohol required.
  • Willingness to relocate would be an asset.

Additional Information:

Company Description

The Ledcor Group of Companies is one of North America’s most diversified construction companies. Ledcor is a company built on a rich history of long-standing project successes. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Date Posted
Oct 30, 2019

7008 Roper Road NW, Edmonton, AB, Canada