Town of High River
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$26.94 per hour
The Town of High River is seeking an Accounting Clerk to join our Financial Services team. This is an opportunity to enjoy working and living in a community with a small town lifestyle with convenient access to larger centers. High River is a vibrant and thriving community that offers an inclusive social environment and locally-owned dynamic businesses.
We strive to provide a culture that’s open, welcoming, supportive, and respectful; where the health, safety and security of our employees is a priority. We offer a positive, friendly and healthy work environment where each employee’s contributions make a difference and work/life balance is valued.
This position is responsible for multiple functions related to maintaining finance records and reports. Each clerk has regular duties as well as being cross trained for multiple various duties related to the following: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Assessments, Audit Inquiries, Banking, Budgeting, Capital Accounting, Cemetery, Costing, Fixed Assets, General Ledgers, Grants, Insurance, Journal entries, Taxes, Utilities, and Financial software additions. The primary focus of this position will be the Utilities, Accounts Receivable, and Cemetery portfolios. Close collaboration and team work with all Financial Services colleagues will be key to success.
To prepare for this position, you have completed post-secondary education in an Accounting field or you have equivalent experience. You routinely demonstrate your strong attention to detail, as well as your communication, time management and task prioritization skills. Your general understanding of accounting principles and financial software systems as well as the proven ability to use Word and Excel will ensure your success in this position.
To explore this career opportunity, or to find additional information, please visit our website at www.highriver.ca, click on Careers and apply through our online application process. Please submit your resume and cover letter no later than September 25, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Questions or inquiries can be emailed to [email protected]
We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job type: Full-time