The Opportunity

Halifax, NS
Accounting and Financial
Full-time - Permanent

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Project Accountant will support the company managing the project accounting (revenue) function and government funding programs.

What you'll do


  • Managing project accounting function. This includes project set up, month end forecasting reviews, revenue recognition, cost analysis, preparation of monthly financial reports, timesheet management, etc.
  • Management of Accounts Receivable function. Responsible for creating invoices and monitoring outstanding invoices.
  • Responsible for revenue recognition section of the audit. Also provide support for many audit requests.
  • Responsible for updating and maintaining Forecasting and Pricing Summary documents.
  • Providing support to operations management to ensure timely and accurate financial information is delivered to the management team.
  • Providing support to project managers. This includes Mavenlink reporting, financial reports, bid costing analysis and support, invoicing, other Ad Hoc requests.
  • Providing support to sales team as needed.
  • Other Ad Hoc reports and requests.
  • Government Funding Management:
    • Preparing monthly and quarterly reports for Government Funding Programs
      • Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF)
      • National Research Council of Canada's Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP)
      • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)
      • Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED)
      • Ocean Supercluster
    • Develop proposals and submissions for new funding programs including HR and business development funding programs;

What you'll need


  • General accounting knowledge obtained through 5+ years of work experience.
  • Experience in project accounting and percentage complete revenue recognition.
  • Proven experience with government funding programs such as SR&ED and NRC-IRAP;
  • Exposure to International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS") an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, analyze and problem solve complex issues.
  • Excellent computer skills with experience of advanced Excel techniques.
  • Excellent interpersonal, planning, coordinating, organizing, time management, and oral & written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as an active team member.

We're looking for

Core Skills

Funding Management Reports Research Support

A little bit about us

BPLI Holdings

BPLI HoldingsĀ (TSX-V: BPLI) is an award-winning innovator in both the development of workplace eLearning and simulation, as well as the way large organizations deliver, track and manage training. Within its two operating divisions, Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (BTSI) and Bluedrop Learning Networks Inc. (BLN), their mandate is to lead and dominate niche markets where technology and learning can deliver new levels of operational success and improve and save lives.

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