Accountant

ABOUT CARBON BLOCK INC.

Carbon Block is a Winnipeg-based environmental auditing technology firm. Founded in 2018, Carbon Block’s team brings over 35 years of combined experience in renewable energy and finance. Using proprietary technology, Carbon Block automates the environmental audit process, and uses a blockchain to record the data. The use of a blockchain also reduces costs associated with the sale and ultimate retirement of carbon offsets.

Carbon Block produces the highest quality carbon offset available anywhere. These carbon offsets are verified by Carbon Block’s hardware, backed by blockchain, and brokered between buyers and sellers. 

THE ROLE

Carbon-Block Inc. seeks a 3rd or 4th year Accounting student to join our growing team. This position reports to the CFO.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Able to complete research (market research, financial, industry)
  • Critical and analytical thinking
  • Diligent and detail oriented
  • Able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Able to take direction and complete work without direct supervision
  • Proficient with technology
    • Microsoft Excel and the Office Suite
    • Accounting software – considered asset but not required
  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn (ask for help if needed)
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Adaptable in a fast paced and changing environment
  • Self development focused (desire to become a CPA)

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Accounting information system entries, maintenance, and reporting
    • Preparing bank and credit card reconciliations monthly
    • Accounts Receivable
    • Accounts Payable
    • Payroll
    • Source deductions / Sales Taxes
  • Audit Function
    • Auditing and reviewing financial information
    • Completing internal reviews of processes and procedures both for the organization and on client files
  • Research
    • Support research work in the areas of:
      • Market research
      • Financial research
      • Industry research
  • Other duties as assigned

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS

  • Competitive wage based on experience

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Email your Resume and Cover Letter to Peter Moreira, CPA, CGA at peter@carbonclock.io 

OTHER INFORMATION

Physical location: 441-100 Innovation Drive, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 6G2

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Ability to work from home
  • Where in person is required:
    • Personal protective equipment required (i.e. appropriate face covering)
    • Social distancing guidelines in place
    • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place