Job Posting 72115

Financial Officer
Interval House
Toronto Metro area
closes in 4 days (Thu, 30 Sep)
full time

Interval House


Established in 1973, Interval House is Canada‘s first shelter for women and children experiencing abuse. We are trailblazers in the campaign for women’s empowerment and independence and we provide innovative, specialized, and transformative services that help to break the cycle of intimate partner violence.


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Join us and be a part of our team:
Are you looking to grow in the finance profession? Are you results focused with an emphasis on quality and quantity standards with great attention to detail? Do you thrive in a diverse, supportive, and change-positive team?


Then joining this team may be your best move yet.


The Administration team is a group of dedicated staff that support and respond to the needs of the Executive Team and various departments.


The Financial Officer position will report to the Finance Manager.


Start Date: September 2021


Job Summary:
As a Financial Officer you will utilise your analytical, decision making and problem resolution skills in supporting the efficiency of the Finance Department. You will represent the Finance Department on project teams and interact closely with the various departmental managers.


Duties and Responsibilities:
• Update and reconcile bank accounts, investment accounts and donation accounts
• Process vendors’ payments and employee reimbursements
• Ensure availability of funds to cover operating and capital expenses
• Accurately update general ledger
• Assist with preparation of operating and capital budgets and variance reports
• Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
• Assist with preparation of external audit documentation and act as liaison with the Auditors
• Assist in the preparation of all external reports (Charity Returns, Funders Report, T4 Reports)


Job & Competency Requirements:
• College diploma or certificate in Accounting or Finance
• Minimum two (2) years’ experience in an accounting environment or one (1) year non-profit accounting experience (preferred)
• Working knowledge of QuickBooks and Microsoft Office. Advanced Excel is a must.
• Working knowledge of payroll and payroll reconciliations
• Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and internal controls
• High level of demonstrated administrative skills


Essential Competencies:
• Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
• Ability to observe strict confidentiality
• Consistent ability to demonstrate positive and professional behavior
• Accountability, dependability, and flexibility
• Ability to receive constructive feedback, take coaching
• Demonstrating a proactive mindset and tendency to take initiative
• Ability to identify and manage risks
• Ability to positively adapt to and manage change
• Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and to work with minimal supervision
• Ability to work in a racially and culturally diverse environment
• Taking initiative for self-development


You will benefit from:
 Competitive compensation
 Employer paid Group Insurance benefits
 Paid vacation and sick benefits
 Growth and learning opportunities
 Work/Life balance
 Working with a supportive, fun loving team


Please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Attention: Human Resources Subject line: FINANCIAL OFFICER


Good to Know
We thank all applicants. Please note, only applicants who meet the requirements will be contacted.

Proof of full vaccination against Covid-19 is required upon hire.Must be legally eligible to work in Canada.
All successful applicants must agree to undergo a police vulnerable sector check.
Interval demonstrates its commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion, respect in the workplace and does not condone any form of discrimination and workplace violence.

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