Painted Pony Energy Ltd. (the “Corporation”) is a publicly-traded natural gas company based in Western Canada. The Corporation is primarily focused on the development of natural gas and natural gas liquids from the Montney formation in northeast British Columbia. Painted Pony’s common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “PONY”.

About the Role:

Position Title:

Accounting Summer Student


Accounting & Finance

Position Location:

Calgary, AB

Reports to:



Job Purpose:

Provide support to the accounting department of the Corporation.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Assist accounting group in day to day operations (cash management, AP/AR reconciliations, vendor reviews etc.)
  • Assist accounting group with internal control testing and documentation for CSOX 2019 program
  • Work with accounting group to provide support for complex calculations and quarterly note disclosures
  • Assist with stakeholder presentations and the development of Board and Management presentation materials
  • Assist auditors to retrieve source documents
  • Other ad hoc accounting projects as needed

Qualifications, Experience and Skills Required

  • 2nd or 3rd year student enrolled in an Undergraduate Commerce/ Business program, with an accounting specialization; preference will be given to those pursuing a Charted Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • Demonstrated high academic achievement
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
  • Demonstrated initiative and self-starter
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

How to Apply: 

Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the requirements of the job to by March 31, 2019, and include the Position Title in the subject line of the email.

While all applications are sincerely appreciated, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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