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Job Number:  41796
Accounting Clerk
Job Posted: Friday, 9 February 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 23 February 2018
(87 days ago)
Job Skills
Region: York / Durham area Type: Full time
Location: Newmarket Salary: (not entered)

Accounting Clerk

Based in Newmarket, Head Office Location

Full-time Opportunity



Who we are:  A non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to enhancing people’s capacity to                                              participate in the labour market.


What we need: A motivated professional with a high level of attention to detail who:

  • Has previous administrative experience
  • Post-secondary education and/or accounting experience, preferably in the non-profit sector
  • Has the ability to multi-task
  • Has knowledge of the full accounting cycle leading to and including financial statement and audit preparation
  • Advanced knowledge in the use of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Experience in QuickBooks, an asset
  • Has excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Is an enthusiastic and motivated team player


What you will do:  Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Accounting Clerk is responsible for providing

                                                support to the Finance Department, which will include the following:

  • Interacting with Staff at other Job Skills’ locations, regarding Finance related matters
  • Providing assistance with the preparation of financial reports and spreadsheets
  • Assist with other general office duties, as required Interact with staff in numerous sites regarding accounting practices
  • Work closely with Directors and Managers to provide detailed budget analysis and forecasts
  • Assist with preparation of monthly bank reconciliation
  • Assist with general accounting duties as assigned
  • Provide payroll backup


What you will get:   In addition to the satisfaction gained from helping people reach their goals, Job Skills offers a competitive salary and benefits package!


If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please read on to learn more about Job Skills, how you can apply to this exciting position and become part our growing Job Skills Team!


Job Skills is a forward thinking, not-for-profit, charitable organization that is constantly developing or implementing new programs to help individuals achieve economic independence. In doing so, we aim to contribute to the economic and social viability of our community. We are ethical, Client-focused, performance-oriented and believe in the personal growth of our Staff, our community and our Clients.


Job Skills is committed to fostering a workplace that is both inclusive and representative of the communities we serve. As a diverse workplace incorporates a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, we believe that being a diverse and inclusive organization is essential to achieving success and Client satisfaction in all Job Skills’ Services and Programs. To meet these objectives, we invite all qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Please be advised that accommodation is available upon request.


We thank all applicants, but only those to be interviewed will be contacted. Please indicate the position title in the E-mail subject line and tell us how you learned about this job in your cover letter.


Please reply in confidence by 4:30 p.m. Friday February 23rd.

JOB SKILLS   Hiring Committee

Job Reference Number:    H020502

14-130 Davis Drive, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 2N1



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