Position title
Accounting Administrative Assistant (Tacada)

TACADA is a multi-disciplinary real estate development and investment company. TACADA’s roots started in the housing industry over 25 years ago with our first brand Daytona Homes. Fast forward and the TACADA group of companies builds over 800 homes annually through 4 different housing brands, has developed over 4,200 lots, obtained a large multi-family development channel of over 1,000 units annually and holds multiple commercial and industrial properties.

Our housing brands include Daytona Homes, City Homes Master Builder, Carriage Signature Homes, and Accent Infills.  With locations in Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Regina and Saskatoon, our builders are always looking for great people to join their teams.

Working with us means being a part of the TACADA Family. We offer opportunities for both personal and professional growth, competitive salary, immediate benefit coverage, inclusive environment, and, most importantly – having fun. We are committed to providing excellent customer experiences, which can only be done by providing our employees with an excellent place to work!

Accounting Administrative Assistant

Tacada is looking for an enthusiastic, driven individual to join our team. Under the direction of the Corporate Controller, the Accounting Administrative Assistant will be responsible to provide administrative support to the accounting team in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Alphabetize and numerically sort printed invoices received via mail or email
  • Coding of utility invoices
  • Enter all approved invoices with appropriate supporting documents (ex. Purchase orders) into Newstar for payment as per cheque payment cycle guidelines and ensure cheques are prepared for distribution prior to required payment dates
  • Preparation of framer payments as per cheque payment cycle guidelines for framer invoices
  • Preparation of all utility payments as per cheque payment cycle guidelines for utility invoices including review to ensure no utility payments are made on possessed houses
  • Preparation of all other quick pay invoices as per cheque payment cycle guidelines for quick pays
  • Preparation of documentation of rejected invoices for delivery back to vendors
  • Delivery of cheques to other divisions for review and signing
  • Maintenance of the return of cheque support back from divisions for filing
  • Review invoices for potential concerns to be brought to the attention of the accounting manager
  • Organize and manage accounting documents
  • Maintain and update filing system for the accounting managers and the department
  • Retrieve information from files when needed
  • Participate as needed in special department projects
  • Provide accounting and clerical support to the accounting department
  • Data entries
  • Other duties and responsibilities assigned
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks is an asset
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong knowledge in Microsoft Office, namely Excel
  • Strong time management, organization, and planning skills
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet stringent deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, or equivalent is an asset
How We Work for You
  • Health and dental benefits immediately upon hire
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusive work environment
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Employee pricing for Daytona home purchases
  • Tuition support
Employment Type
Job Location
Date posted
July 11, 2022
PDF Export
Close modal window

Position: Accounting Administrative Assistant (Tacada)

Thank you for submitting your application. We will contact you shortly!