Are you looking for an opportunity to join a company where you can develop your skills and grow your career?  Challenge, reward and opportunity; PAL Aerospace is committed to offering them all. If you are interested in working in a diverse, fast-paced environment that values your contribution, then we would like to hear from you.  PAL Aerospace is driven by technology and is proud to be a pioneer of industry-leading innovations in airborne special missions. PAL Aerospace is a leader in international aerospace and defense design, development and operation of airborne surveillance aircraft, heavy maintenance checks and software applications, and partner in the Fixed Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) aircraft replacement program. We provide a wide range of aviation and related services to domestic and international markets and are currently looking for a Senior Accountant to join our team in St. John’s, NL.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, year-end financial statements, forecasts, and budgets in a project based environment

  • Prepare management reports including detailed variance analysis

  • Prepare various Key Performance Indicators and statistical reports;

  • Prepare audit working papers and assist with year-end audit

  • Assess operational processes and provide guidance in relation to financial reporting

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Graduate from a University program with a Bachelors’ degree

  • Professional CPA designation would be considered an asset. Enrollment in, or eligibility for enrollment in, the Charter Professional Accountant (CPA) program (employer is an approved CPA training office)

  • A minimum of 3+ years’ experience in a similar role preferably in a multi-divisional organization with public company reporting (IFRS)

  • Experience with project accounting and reporting for medium to large scale projects

  • Demonstrated flexibility and able to adapt in a dynamic environment

  • Strong commitment to meeting deadlines and effective time management skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Superior analytical, leadership, critical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Dynamic (Great Plains) and experience in a layered software environment would be considered an asset

  • The ability to excel in a team environment and contribute to a diverse team


PAL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.