Kiewit Corporation Business Specialist - ECD Kingston in Kingston, Ontario

Business Specialist - ECD Kingston

Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: Kingston, ON, CA

Company: Kiewit

Kiewit Eastern Canada is currently looking for an entry-level Business Specialist. This person will be part of the project management team and will need to possess the skills to manage a fast-paced construction office. The ideal candidate must be able to meet deadlines and contribute to a positive, safe, high-quality culture. The construction industry is a fast-paced environment that requires decision-making and problem-solving skills. Critical components of the job are: extensive involvement in the operation of the cost control system and detailed analysis of construction costs.

Responsibilities

  • Transactional accounting (payroll, payables, receivables)

  • Job cost management and reporting

  • Purchasing

  • Human resources including employment law and labor compliance

  • Environmental compliance

  • Subcontract administration

  • Tax issues

  • Business law as it relates to our operations (prompt payment, liens, etc.)

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in accounting, business, economics, finance or related field or equivalent work experience

  • Must possess knowledge of basic accounting functions

  • Must possess knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint

  • SAP experience preferred

  • Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies

  • Must possess strong organizational and time management skills

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Effective presentation skills

  • Works independently as well as part of a team

  • Must be willing and able to travel and relocate

  • Must be a self-starter, willing to do what it takes to get the job done

Responsibilities

  • Transactional accounting (payroll, payables, receivables)

  • Job cost management and reporting

  • Purchasing

  • Human resources including employment law and labor compliance

  • Environmental compliance

  • Subcontract administration

  • Tax issues

  • Business law as it relates to our operations (prompt payment, liens, etc.)

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in accounting, business, economics, finance or related field or equivalent work experience

  • Must possess knowledge of basic accounting functions

  • Must possess knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint

  • SAP experience preferred

  • Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies

  • Must possess strong organizational and time management skills

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Effective presentation skills

  • Works independently as well as part of a team

  • Must be willing and able to travel and relocate

  • Must be a self-starter, willing to do what it takes to get the job done

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