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Job Number:  41031
09-18 Intermediate Accountant
Job Posted: Thursday, 11 January 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 26 January 2018
(in 6 days)
Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Full time
Location: Vancouver Salary: To be determined based on experience - With excellent benefits, including pension

 

Intermediate Accountant

Finance

Internal/External Job Competition - #09-18

 

Do you believe that a community of support can make positive social change?

Do you have strong analytical and problem solving skills?

Join us to build healthy, vibrant tomorrows

 

 

Since 1928, Family Services of Greater Vancouver has been creating brighter tomorrows for people and families in our community. Last year we supported more than 13,000 people to create possibilities for themselves through professional counselling, therapy, education, advocacy, planning, employment support, and other community services. 

 

Job Summary:

Under the guidance of the Controller, the Intermediate Accountant is a key member of a small team who work closely together. The Intermediate Accountant will play a critical role in the finance department through regular tasks and special projects. An independent, self-starter would be best suited for this role.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Performs bank and other balance sheet reconciliations
  • Enters cash receipts
  • Assists with maintenance of accounts receivable
  • Assists in responding to program financial enquiries
  • Prepares financial reports and supports the team to ensure all monthly deadlines are met
  • Assists in the preparation of working paper files for the year-end audit
  • Assists with the preparation of monthly program financial statements
  • Supports in backup of team members as needed
  • Provides support to program staff
  • Performs administrative and other duties as required

 

Abilities

  • Strong time management skills with ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and work under tight deadlines
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to embrace and foster continuous improvement in the department

 Experience & Qualifications

  • 2-3 years related accounting experience
  • University degree with specialization in accounting is preferred
  • Knowledge of and experience with accounting and reporting in the not-for-profit sector
  • In CPA program an asset
  • Strong computer literacy on MS Office Suite, especially Excel
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with Adagio is an asset

 

Why Work Here?

·        Friendly Work Environment

·        Flexible Working Hours

·        Support the Local Community

·        Rewarding Experience

·        Excellent benefits including pension

 

To apply

Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your interest and relevant experience with the subject line “09-18 Intermediate Accountant” to:

 

Karen Moore, Recruitment & Engagement Advisor

 

Work Hours: Full time (35 hour/week)

Salary/Pay Grade: To be determined based on experience - With excellent benefits, including pension

Start Date: February 2018

Closing Date: January 26, 2018

Family Services is committed to the principles of diversity. We encourage applications from qualified people of all genders and sexual orientations, visible minorities, Indigenous persons and persons with disabilities.

 

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
To apply
Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your interest and relevant experience with the subject line “09-18 Intermediate Accountant” to:

Karen Moore, Recruitment & Engagement Advisor
Contact Details:
To apply
Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your interest and relevant experience with the subject line “09-18 Intermediate Accountant” to:

Karen Moore, Recruitment & Engagement Advisor

www:   www.fsgv.ca


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