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Alberta Pensions Services Corporation

17-07 Trust Fund Analyst, Financial Services

Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

Windermere17-07-1499722

Company Information

Alberta Pensions Services Corporation (APS) is made up of hardworking, respectful and talented individuals who understand and invite diversity into their workplace. Our employees bring financial, business, communications, technology and client service expertise to the table every day.

To attract and retain employees of the highest calibre, we strive to focus on the people who make the business successful. By incorporating engagement activities throughout the year, we continue to strengthen our corporate culture and maintain a positive work environment for our employees.


Job Description

Competition:    17-07 Trust Fund Analyst, Financial Services

Position Type:  Full-time, Temporary to July 31, 2018 (Union)

Classification:  Technical Professional III

Salary Range:   $67,140.00 – $81,024.00

APS is recruiting for a Trust Fund Analyst.

Reporting to the Manager, Trust Fund Accounting, this individual is responsible for performing a variety of tasks relating to the accounting and processing of pension plan transactions, and for providing support to other areas and team members within the Financial Services business area.

Knowledge

  • Accounting knowledge, understanding of pension terms and procedures.Sound knowledge of Public Sector Accounting Standards (PSAS) is required to perform the job functions described above.
  • Exposure to a computerized accounting environment is required.
  • Familiarity with electronic banking systems.
  • Experience working in a pension or benefit environment.
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, Outlook.
  • Knowledge and experience with Great Plains, Microsoft Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and IMAGIS systems is preferred.

Skills

  • Strong computer skills – mechanized general ledger applications, Excel, Word, Power Point;
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal;
  • Good organizational skills and time management skills are necessary; and
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on delivery and deadlines.

Abilities

  • Ability to analyze and reconcile;
  • Advanced Excel knowledge (e.g. Pivot tables);
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment as needed;
  • Able to deal with uncertainty, and have a bias towards action;
  • Ability to build strong working relationships;

Qualifications

  • University Degree or Accounting Diploma with at least 4 years of directly related experience
  • Professional accounting designation (CPA)

The detailed job description can be viewed here.

APS offers a comprehensive and flexible benefit package.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume to Human Resources at recruitment@apsc.ca. Each submission needs to clearly indicate the competition number of the position you are applying for.



Contact Information

Alberta Pensions Services CorporationGovernment/Public Administrationrecruitment@apsc.cahttp://www.apsc.ca
Posting Date: 22-Feb-2017Government/Public AdministrationAccounting and Finance Contract (includes summer), Full-Time 5.00  Months$67,140 - $81,024/yr 1 ASAP
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