Job Posting 87853

Accounting Assistant
Progressive Housing Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closes in 3 days (Fri, 30 Sep)
part time  •  $27.49

JOB TITLE: Accounting Assistant (EXEMPT)


REPORTS TO: Accounting Manager


EXEMPT, PART-TIME- 21 hours a week.




  • Bachelor of Arts in Business with accounting/finance specialization OR Diploma in Accounting or Finance Management from an accredited post-secondary school with recent, related experience of four years Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • A minimum of one year experience in the use of SAGE 300 Accounting software, ComVida Software.
  • Not for Profit experience preferred.
  • Excel, Outlook, and MS Windows.
  • Successful clearance of a criminal record check.




  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize workload with minimal supervision.
  • Proficiency with accounting, word processing, spreadsheet and database computer programs.
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate and train others in use of office equipment such as telephone voice mail, fax, photocopier, computers.
  • Ability to work well under pressure of meeting deadlines.
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate experience and be knowledgeable in full cycle bookkeeping functions of Accounts Payable, Accounts receivable, Payroll, Bank Reconciliation, G/L and Financial Reporting.




  • Maintains the accounting and payroll functions of the organization including full cycle accounting functions using SAGE 300
  • Other duties as required

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