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Accountant - Full-time for qathet Regional District

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How To Apply

Position:Accountant - Full-time
Employer:qathet Regional District
Sector:Public Administration
Posted:2022-Jan-06
Closing Date:2022-Jan-20
Salary or Wage:$44.66 per hour
Full or Part Time:Full Time
Location:Powell River, BC
Start Date:ASAP
Contact:Linda Greenan, Manager of Financial Services
Email:employment@powellriverrd.bc.ca
EmailInterested applicants should submit a letter of application, current resume, and three
references in confidence to:
Linda Greenan, Manager of Financial Services
qathet Regional District
202-4675 Marine Avenue, Powell River, B.C. V8A 2L2

Requirements

- Driver’s licence required.
- Chartered Professional Accountant Designation; consideration may be given to individuals actively pursuing a designation
- Minimum of three year's experience in a similar role
- Experience working in local government considered an asset
- Demonstrates extensive knowledge of accounting, treasury, investment, budgeting, financial planning and analysis, purchasing and contracting functions and related legislation, standards and processes
- Demonstrates strong technical accounting skills and maintains knowledge of accounting principles and practices

Duties and Responsibilities

- Demonstrates extensive knowledge of accounting, treasury, investment, budgeting, financial planning and analysis, purchasing and contracting functions and related legislation, standards and processes
- Demonstrates strong technical accounting skills and maintains knowledge of accounting principles and practices
- Demonstrates a thorough understanding of accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll processes
- Demonstrates extensive knowledge of payroll regulations and reporting requirements to Canada Revenue Agency.
- Demonstrates a high degree of integrity, accuracy, and thoroughness, with a strong attention to detail
- Demonstrates sound judgement, analytical, and problem-solving skills
- Demonstrates strong organizational and planning skills.
- Demonstrates exceptional time management skills, the ability to multi-task effectively and to prioritize workloads according to deadlines
- Demonstrates the ability to work well under pressure and responds to requests and situations with an appropriate level of urgency
- Demonstrates ability to work in a team environment and to work independently, with minimal supervision.
- Demonstrates strong written and oral communication skills and the ability to research and contribute to and prepare reports for various audiences.
- Demonstrates superior proficiency in the creation and maintenance of spreadsheets and is experienced in working with Microsoft Office applications.
- Demonstrates the critical importance of respecting and maintaining confidentiality in the best interest of the organization
- Demonstrates ability to resolve issues with professionalism and diplomacy
- Demonstrates commitment to making ethically responsible decisions

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