Accounting Clerk 2 - Letter of Credit Coordinator

City of Surrey

City of Surrey
Accounting Clerk 2 - Letter of Credit Coordinator
Regular Full-Time

As one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, City of Surrey is a globally recognized leader in building vibrant, sustainable communities through technology and innovation. City of Surrey employees are talented innovators, inspired by meaningful work and the opportunity to drive our city—and their careers—forward. Build a City. Build a Future at the City of Surrey.

The Accounting Clerk 2 will communicate frequently with other City departments and external parties to provide assistance and information. The incumbent will use excellent inter-personal skills to represent the City in a professional and courteous manner. The successful incumbent will also be required to work independently to understand and address customer requirements while maintaining a high level of customer service; while being highly organized and understand and document business processes..  

  • Review and accept Letters of Credits and Amendments issued by Financial Institutions in accordance with City guidelines.
  • Maintain receivables and payment receipts.
  • Liaise with Customers, City Departments and Financial Institutions to independently resolve inquiries and discrepancies.
  • Electronically file and maintain records.
  • Complete moderately complex monthly reconciliations of general ledger accounts and the create year-end working papers
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Completion of grade 12 supplemented by a minimum of first year level courses leading to a recognized accounting degree.
  • Have a minimum of five years recent clerical and/or accounting experience in positions of increasing complexity and responsibility.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Have the ability to understand and apply generally accepted accounting practices.
  • Have good working knowledge of financial softwares and PC applications, including Excel and Word.
  • Have quick and accurate mathematical calculation skills. 
  • Have the ability to meet the pressures of deadlines as required.

Conditions of Employment  
  • This position requires completion of a Police Information Check.

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Organization: City of Surrey
Location: Surrey, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: December 6, 2018, 1:37 pm
Expires: December 13, 2018, 4:30 pm

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