Accounting Analyst

Finance Division
(Regular Full Time Opportunity)

Position: A regular full time Accounting Analyst opportunity is available in the Finance Division of the Corporate Services Department at the Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD). Reporting to the Assistant Finance Manager - Operations, the Accounting Analyst is responsible for the timely and accurate preparation and maintenance of accounting records and reviewing source documents for accuracy and compliance with procedures and policies; preparation and/or input of data and reconciliation of general ledger accounts.

Qualifications: Degree in a related field plus completion of CPA course prerequisite. Minimum of three years of related experience, preferably with regional/municipal government. A valid Class 5 Driver’s License is required. Knowledge of accounting, auditing and budgeting practices and procedures in a computerized integrated accounting system and knowledge of Microsoft Office with extensive understanding of all aspects of Excel are required. Knowledge of Vadim and Caseware are considered an asset. Applicants must have the ability to: perform mathematical calculations with speed and accuracy; establish and maintain courteous, tactful, diplomatic working relationships with other employees, general public, and Regional Board Members; engage in effective interpersonal communication - verbal and written form; and to prioritize duties and organize work schedules to meet multiple deadlines.

Hours of Work: The hours of work are 35 hours per week Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This position may be required to attend some evening and weekend meetings.

Salary: This position is unionized (CUPE Local 358) and is compensated at a wage rate, in three steps, of $36.55-$37.69-$38.77 per hour (2018 rates). Flex time and a comprehensive benefits package are offered with this position.

Applications: Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume, in confidence, clearly quoting Competition FIN18095-I/E by 4:30 p.m. on November 23, 2018 to the Human Resources Division at in MS Word or pdf format, or to 175 Ingram Street, DUNCAN BC  V9L 1N8, or by fax to 746‑2522.

Organization: Cowichan Valley Regional District
Location: Duncan, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: November 5, 2018, 12:21 pm
Expires: November 23, 2018, 4:30 pm

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