Investment Accountant

Location
Edmonton (City), Alberta (CA)
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Aug 28, 2020
Closes
Sep 27, 2020
Industry Sector
Government
Certifications
CFA Charterholder
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Are you a passionate, bright and highly organized self-starter looking to join a hardworking team in a diversely successful organization? The Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund (ATRF) is looking for an Investment Accountant to join our dynamic Finance team located in Edmonton, Alberta.  

Established in 1939, the Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund Board (ATRF) has provided exceptional administration for the Teachers’ Pension Plans for Alberta for over 80 years. ATRF takes pride in delivering the highest quality service to more than 80,000 plan members.

Reporting to the Controller, this position provides financial, accounting and reporting services to the organization. The Investment Accountant will primarily focus on investment accounting responsibilities including (but not limited to) recording of ATRF’s investment transactions and holdings, accounting entries for publicly traded and private investments, ensuring compliance of tax and regulatory reporting requirements for investments, as well as maintaining accurate records for ATRF’s subsidiaries. Additionally, this position will provide support to the overall finance functions and reporting requirements for the organization.

This position is temporary in nature with an expected contract duration of 12 months. For more a more detailed job description please visit the Career Opportunities page on ATRF website at: https://www.atrf.com.

Qualifications, Experience and Capabilities:

  • Completion of post-secondary education in Finance or Accounting
  • Pursuit or completion of an accounting or finance designation (CPA, CFA) will be considered an asset
  • Three to five years of related experience in a financial or investment environment
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and communication skills

As one of Alberta's Top Employers for the last four consecutive years we offer a competitive compensation package, a comprehensive benefit program and an inclusive culture where you can be you!

At ATRF, diversity is one of our core strengths. We are an organization that takes pride in ensuring the people we hire and the culture we create reflects and celebrates diversity of thought, background, and experience

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter by September 28, 2020 to the attention of Aurlee Crane, Recruitment Specialist at resumes@atrf.com.  We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.