Accounting Technician

District of Saanich


 Accounts Payable Clerk

Regular Full Time Position
The Finance Department currently invites a motivated, analytical team player to join our dedicated Accounting team in the role of Accounting Technician. If you exercise a degree of initiative and enjoy building positive working relationships, this may be the role for you.

Reporting to the Manager of Accounting Services, the Accounting Technician performs a variety of technical accounting functions, assists with special projects, prepares reports and conducts analysis of various accounts. The successful candidate will collaborate with the accounting team to support various accounting projects and activities.

Requirements include; Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting) or equivalent academic prerequisites for the Certified Professional Accountant Professional Education Program (CPA PEP); Completion of Core 1 module, Core 2 module and two electives in CPA PEP; three years experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities of the accounting technician; sound experience with computerized data processing systems including Excel; ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. The successful candidate will work Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $36.61 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at Please apply by 11:45 p.m. on Sunday, December 1, 2019, quoting competition 19226 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email In addition to the interview process, testing will also be  conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Organization: District of Saanich
Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: November 8, 2019, 3:32 pm
Expires: December 1, 2019, 11:45 pm

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