Intermediate Accountant


Énergie NB Power
515 King Street
Fredericton, NB E3B 3T3 

Looking For

Employment Type
Permanent, Full Time

Date Posted
May 22, 2024


Submission Deadline
June 4, 2024




At NB Power we are a team, committed to offering the best customer experience, ensuring energy security, and accelerating a sustainable clean energy transition. Why? Because we’re New Brunswickers too, we care about our customers and future generations, and today we are actively looking for a new member to join us.

The Financial Reporting team carries out the traditional core financial accounting and reporting role within the organization.  They steward the organization’s assets, ensuring business integrity, financial health and control, and ensures that the organization conducts itself in accordance with relevant legal and regulatory requirements.  This includes ensuring compliance with Canadian (federal and provincial) and US (federal and state) tax laws and regulations as well as overseeing and implementing financial control infrastructure.  Providing a strategic role in the organization by helping in the development and deployment of business solutions and providing support to management in strategic decision making and guiding the organization towards its business objectives by helping the organization sustainably create value.


The Intermediate Accountant is responsible for tax, corporate and complex accounting, as well as budgeting and forecasting for these areas.  Additionally, the Intermediate Accountant provides accounting and advisory services to all areas of the business and works collaboratively with all areas of the organization to ensure IFRS accounting and reporting requirements are met while continually striving for improvements and efficiencies in all department functions.

Key functions include:

  • Prepare NB Power’s internal and external financial accounting report requirements;
  • Provide tax services to all areas of the business; and
  • Maintain NB Power’s internal control infrastructure.


Our ideal teammate will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or Commerce;
  • Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant Designation;
  • Five years of progressive experience, two years of which must be post designation, in an accounting environment with experience in accounting, external financial reporting and tax;
  • Knowledge and understanding in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS);
  • Ability to manage and prioritize ongoing activities while dealing with competing deadlines and completing quality deliverables in a timely manner;
  • Ability to identify and raise awareness of financial and non-financial risks;
  • Challenge results and provide advice/recommendations;
  • Foster collaboration/teamwork; and
  • Effective communication and decision-making skills and problem solving and identifying solutions.

An equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered. Subject to competition response, the minimum qualifications may be modified.

An Eligibility List generated from this competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level within a period of up to 12 months.


We care for our team, and as a member you will have access to: 

  • Health & Dental plans that provide flexible options to meet your needs;
  • Health Spending Account, allowing for further flexibility;
  • New Brunswick Public Service Pension Plan, offering retirement financial security;
  • Wellness options, including our Employee Family Assistance Program;
  • Benefits that allow for financial protection in the event it is needed;
  • Various options for paid or unpaid leaves;
  • Representation of the IBEW Local 37 Union; 
  • Career development and growth throughout the organization; and
  • Competitive wages.

To apply

Apply now!

Please ensure a resume and a copy of your degree/diploma/certificate are attached to your online application.

NB Power will accept foreign credentials as long as they are considered acceptable by a recognized Canadian educational institution. Candidates with foreign education credentials are required to provide proof of Canadian equivalency. Any applicable fees are the responsibility of the candidate. For more information, you may refer to the Canadian Information Centre of International Credentials at Canadian Information Centre of International Credentials.

In order to be considered for this employment opportunity you must be eligible to work in Canada.

For questions concerning this job opening please contact Julie Rideout Gallibois at [email protected].

Please note that only applications submitted through the NB Power website will be considered, as the showing of our postings on various websites may not have been requested or approved.

NB Power is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity.