The Opportunity

Bedford, NS
Accounting and Financial

Cresco is looking for a Accounting Manager to join their team at their Bedford head office.

Reporting to the Controller, the Accounting Manager will be responsible for assisting with the accounting and reporting of multiple companies, day-to-day banking, financial analysis for stakeholders and government reporting and remittances.

What you'll do


  • Prepare various month-end and quarter-end reports for multiple companies.
  • Assist with building reports and preparation of internal reporting packages for management team and partners.
  • Work collaboratively with relevant stakeholders for budget preparation and analysis.
  • Identify useful and relevant information, process it, analyze and organize it into various models in order to support senior management in decision making.
  • Reconcile intercompany transactions and cross billings.
  • Analytical review of Income Statement and Balance Sheets to ensure transaction posting accuracy and compliance with established accounting standards, procedures, and internal controls.
  • Provide value added insight to financial information presented internally and externally to various stakeholders.
  • Testing and review of procedures to ensure effective internal processes, systems, and controls are in place to safeguard company assets.
  • Assist with preparation of year-end files for external accountants, and in responding to requests for additional information, as needed.
  • Review and assist with the timely completion of all Government reporting and remittances, including Statistics Canada and CRA requests for additional information.
  • Support and work with the Finance team with systems and process improvements throughout the organization.
  • Prepare annual commercial real estate rental calculations.

What you'll need


  • CPA designation (or enrolled in the program)
  • Previous experience in a high-volume or multi-entity environment
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills including anticipating, preventing, identifying, and solving problems as necessary
  • Ability to effectively manage time and meet deadlines, while multi-tasking competing priorities
  • Self-motivated with strong initiative, and an inquisitive mind
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Microsoft Excel

We are looking for a highly skilled CPA with excellent time management and organizational skills. If you have the passion for learning new skills and forging new relationships, this may be a great opportunity for you!

We're looking for

Core Skills

Microsoft Office Multi Tasking Deadline Driven Problem Solving Attention to detail Analysis

A little bit about us


For over 30 years, the owners of Cresco, first-generation Canadians Hossein Mousavi and Taleb Abidali, and their team have built award-winning homes and communities across Halifax. The magic of this successful family-owned company is in its collaboration with customers, partners and a loyal network of builders and trades. Cresco is known for its relentless focus on quality and artistry in building homes and developing communities such as The Ravines of Bedford South and The Parks of West Bedford.

Whether building single-family homes, multi-unit residential or commercial properties, or working through master-planned developments, Cresco has a long-term perspective on land acquisition, partnerships, community building and the innovative use of design and building principles.

With over fifty industry and community awards and progressive, long-term thinking, Cresco is deeply committed to giving back, evidenced by its active participation and support of organizations such as the Cobequid Health Centre Foundation, Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation, Dartmouth General Hospital Foundation, Halifax YMCA, Nova Scotia Home Builders' Association, Urban Development Institute, Halifax Chamber of Commerce, and Family Business Atlantic. Cresco has also built lottery homes for multiple charities over the past two decades.

Are you interested?

Work With Us

By joining Cresco, you will work in an environment where team members have a shared vision, are passionate about what they do and truly care about one another and our community. Cresco is offering a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Health, dental, vision coverage
  • Life Insurance and long term disability
  • Free access to virtual healthcare
  • Physical wellness subsidy
  • Matching RRSP Program up to 5% of earnings
  • Community involvement
  • Opportunity for growth