Administrative and Accounting Assistant

Blue Grass Sod Farms Ltd. - Red Deer, AB (30+ days ago)

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Blue Grass Sod Farms in Red Deer is looking for a Jr Accounting Whiz who loves all things numbery ;)

Students and Interns welcome.

The successful candidate will:

  • have (or be working toward) a 4 year degree with a specialization in accounting.
  • be seeking a long term position where you can grow with the company.
  • have excellent communications skills both verbal and written
  • have expert working knowledge and use of MS Office Excel
  • show accuracy and attention to detail while working under tight deadlines
  • be ready to develop expert knowledge of accounting concepts, practices and procedures
  • excel at meeting deadlines and resolving problems

This role will be mentored to learn all accounting functions to ensure costs are monitored and reports are prepared for management.

This role readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applies accounting principles, and has a solid understanding of both accounting theory and practice.

The Jr. Accountant will assist with:

  • Preparation of Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Financial Statements
  • Preparation of budgets and financial forecasts
  • Complete monthly reconciliation for all accounts
  • Month-End Accruals
  • Fixed Asset Management
  • Accounts Payable, issuing of cheques and payment of invoices.
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Payroll.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bookkeeping: 1 year (Preferred)
  • General Accounting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Payroll: 1 year (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)
  • French (Preferred)