Job Title:



Canotech Consultants Ltd.


Winnipeg, MB

Job Reference:


Closing Date:

January 15, 2020

We are a Winnipeg, Canada based General Contracting, Construction Management, Project Management firm specializing in Urban and Rural Commercial, Industrial and Institutional projects within Winnipeg, Manitoba; Northern Manitoba and areas reaching into the arctic regions of Canada. Incorporated in 1986, we are proud of our accumulated list of friends and satisfied customers established through a commitment of integrity and trust.

We are searching for a Bookkeeper to join our team.  This role is responsible for the Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, collecting payments, and compiling financials and back up for Accountants and bonding company at Canotech Consultants Ltd.


  • Bookkeeping using Sage 50
  • Accounts Receivable
    • Billing construction contracts on a monthly basis as per specification
    • Including calculation and allowing for holdback (builder’s lien/performance holdback)
  • Accounts Payable
    • Posting approved invoices
    • Issuing monthly payments to suppliers
    • Issuing subcontract payments upon receipt of payment from owner – also subject to holdback
  • Payroll
    • Semi-monthly salary & bi-weekly hourly staff
    • Payroll allocation for costing reports by general journal entry
  • WCB payments & reconciliations (or insurance in appropriate province)
  • Compiling all financials and back up for Accountants and bonding company
  • Issuing Purchase Orders as necessary, with approvals from Project Managers
  • Proofreading letters of intent/contracts for accuracy


  • 2 years bookkeeping experience
  • Experience in construction industry
  • Experience using Sage 50
  • Understanding of coding is an asset
  • Exceptional customer-service skills and effective communication both verbal and written
  • Proficient computer software and application skills
  • Strong accounting technical skills
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Manages and ensures accuracies of all entries
  • Must be detail-oriented and tenacious


If you would like more information about this position or Canotech Consultants Ltd., please contact Justis Pederson, Director of Talent Acquisition at (204) 934-8838.

If you believe you can make a strong contribution to this organization as the Bookkeeper, please submit your resume in confidence to quoting position # 193221.

Quote Job Reference: 193221

Posted 2019-12-18

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