Financial Specialist (Accounting Clerk 5)

District of Squamish

Financial Specialist (Accounting Clerk 5)

The District of Squamish is a growing community. With a small-town setting, spectacular natural environment, and world-class outdoor recreational opportunities, Squamish offers an incredible live-work-play lifestyle that few places can offer.

Explore this temporary full-time opportunity as the Financial Services Specialist at the District of Squamish.   In this role you perform more complex accounting and administrative duties.  As one of your main responsibilities you provide financial services, advice, and expertise to your assigned client departments while ensuring their compliance with financial processes and reporting.  You have strong technical accounting skills, and enjoy providing outstanding customer service.  As well, you are capable of interpreting complex legislation, policies, and contractual agreements and constantly monitoring for data integrity, strong financial controls, and process improvements. 

This position is responsible for cash flow management, accounts receivables, commodity taxation, banking and investments.  Experience in municipal property taxation, utility invoicing and collections management with exposure to provincial and federal sales tax legislation will be an asset.    

If you are a professional accountant who:
  • Is highly organized and detailed-oriented,
  • Are a valuable team player, and
  • Enjoys collaboration and finding solutions to complex issues,

…then we want to hear from you!

A complete job advertisement can be viewed at:

Please submit your cover letter and resume quoting competition #18-69 to:

Human Resources
District of Squamish
37955 Second Avenue, P.O. Box 310, Squamish, BC  V8B 0A3

Application deadline:  until position is filled

Organization: District of Squamish
Location: Squamish, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: November 27, 2018, 9:54 am
Expires: December 31, 2018, 4:30 pm

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