Accounting Clerk II

District of Mission

Mission is located in the lower mainland of BC, and is nestled on the southern coastal mountain slopes overlooking the lush Fraser River Valley. Mission is a rapidly growing and dynamic community of approximately 38,000 residents, located 15 minutes north of the US border and 70 kilometers east of Vancouver. Although Mission is part of a broader metropolitan area, it still maintains its distinct and welcoming small town flavor.

If...working for a growing community and making a difference...
working for a progressive employer in the beautiful Fraser Valley...
working with an exceptional team, appeals to you...
You may be the person we are seeking.



Accounting Clerk II

(Part Time)
 
Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity to utilize your exceptional accounting skills? Our Finance Department is seeking a precise, industrious professional to join their team.

You will perform a variety of accounting and customer service functions, in compliance with prescribed policies, procedures and standard accounting practices. Specifically, you will carry out a variety of accounting tasks related to accounts receivable (property taxes and utilities); create and maintain related reports and information, assist with the administration of general ledger and sub ledger accounts including reconciliations; post payments and assist as cashier as required; prepare and post journal entries; and respond to a variety of customer inquiries.

The ideal candidate must have high school graduation supplemented by completion of a recognized Certificate in an Accounting discipline, along with having two years’ experience in a demanding financial office environment, including experience in accounts receivable and payable, subsidiary ledgers, account reconciliation and analysis up to and including trial balance level. Along with your considerable knowledge of the principles, procedures, policies and regulations applicable to professional accounting practices, you must be self-motivated and task-orientated with advanced proficiency in MS Office, MAIS or similar financial software and have knowledge of EDP systems and procedures.
The 2019 wage rate for this position is $32.22 per hour. The part-time schedule* fluctuates over the year from working two, four-hour shifts per week to working full-time June through August on a nine-day fortnight (9 days every two weeks). This schedule is subject to change based on operational requirements.

If this position is for you, please apply via the Careers page on our website www.mission.ca/careers (Job ID 2019-07) by Monday, March 25, 2019.

We thank all interested candidates however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

THE FUTURE - OUR MISSION

* Annual Schedule:

October through April – Monday & Tuesday, 4 hours per day
May and September – Monday through Friday, 4 hours per day, 9 day fortnight
June through August – Monday through Friday, full-time hours, 9 day fortnight

Organization: District of Mission
Location: Mission, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: March 6, 2019, 3:50 pm
Expires: March 25, 2019, 4:30 pm

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