Senior Accountant

Covenant Health based in Edmonton, AB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Senior Accountant. Covenant Health is a distinguished Catholic healthcare provider dedicated to delivering compassionate and innovative health services. As a leading healthcare organization, Covenant Health operates numerous facilities, including hospitals, long-term care centers, and community health services, focusing on patient-centered care and holistic well-being. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Covenant Health
Position: Senior Accountant
No of Vacancies: 2
Salary: $34.17 to $51.25 hourly
Primary Location: One Twelve Campus
Classification: Senior Accountant
Union: Cov Out Of Scope
Unit and Program: Finance Operations
Location: Edmonton, AB – One Twelve Campus
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates should hold a post-secondary university degree (Commerce/Business) with a major in Accounting
Experience: Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience at progressive levels of responsibility in an accounting/finance environment

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates must have a strong understanding of financial statements and the integration of financial data from various sub-systems
  • The candidates should have ability to handle inquiries and assignments with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality
  • The candidates should have attention to detail, as well as excellent interpersonal and organizational, analytical, verbal, and written communication skills
  • The candidates should have knowledge of full-cycle accounting and strong account reconciliation skills
  • The candidates should work within a team-oriented approach to tasks and have the ability to respond and communicate with all levels of staff
  • The candidates must possess a high degree of initiative, judgment, and decision-making capabilities
  • The candidates should have the ability to distinguish independent decisions from decisions that should be referred upward
  • The candidates should have the ability to maintain strict confidentiality of all sensitive information and knowledge of the ORACLE financial system is desired

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should have experience in account reconciliation and financial statement preparation and presentation
  • The candidates should have experience in a large not-for-profit environment
  • The candidates must have the ability to plan workflow to ensure defined deadlines are met and refine if deadlines are shifted
  • The candidates should demonstrate the ability to work with minimal direction and be a self-starter
  • The candidates should a strong knowledge of GAAP for not-for-profit organizations
  • The candidates should also demonstrate a willingness and ability to acquire additional software skills as required


  • The candidates should be capable of performing highly complex and multidimensional duties related to the interpretation of financial and/or accounting reports for Covenant Health in accordance with Covenant Health policies and procedures and generally accepted accounting principles for not-for-profit organizations
  • The candidates will be responsible for the preparation and review of financial reports and will be in direct contact with external auditors, internal auditors, and numerous stakeholders throughout the organization
  • The candidates should be able to prepare and/or review monthly accruals, internal financial reports, or reconciliations for reporting to management and provide variance explanations for significant variances

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your resume) through the below-mentioned details.

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