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CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Position Available:  Accounting Manager
Location:  Rundle College Society Office, Calgary, Alberta 

Start date: January 4, 2021 
Posting: Internal / External

Capacity: 1 Full-Time position 

Application closing date: November 16, 2020

 

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Rundle College is an independent, coeducational, day school that was founded in 1985 and provides an outstanding educational experience for approximately 1,150 students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. In addition to academic achievement, Rundle's programs emphasize character development, leadership training and good citizenship.


Rundle College Society is a not-for-profit corporation with approximately 175 faculty and 37 staff, it has a strong presence in the community as an established employer. 

Rundle College is committed to its Mission: to create a nurturing, engaging environment that provides an enriched, personalized education, preparing students for an ever-changing world. Rundle College will help students discover their potential, challenge them to attain their best and celebrate with them when they do.  

Rundle Academy prides itself in discovering students who are a good fit for our outstanding academic and extracurricular programs, which are specifically designed for students who have been diagnosed with a learning disability and/or ADHD.

 

Position:


Rundle College Society is seeking an Accounting Manager to join our team at the Society Office.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Rundle College Society is seeking an experienced, energetic, collaborative, flexible, tech-savvy individual. The Accounting Manager will contribute to the overall success of Rundle College Society by supervising and executing the accounting and payroll functions of the organization.

  • Other duties and responsibilities include:

    • Supporting the mission, vision and values of Rundle.

    • Supervising the accurate processing of accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll.

    • Preparing monthly journal entries and reconciliations to ensure account balances are accurately reflected on a timely basis.

    • Preparing internal monthly financial reports and provide advisory services to budget-owners.

    • Contributing to the budget development and year-end financial reporting processes.

    • Maintaining records and actively manage customer accounts in conjunction with the accounts receivable clerk/admissions department.

    • Ensuring compliance with payroll and GST filing legislation.

    • Providing support and leadership to school administrative staff.

    • Recommending process improvements and maintain system configurations to facilitate accurate and efficient accounting and financial reporting.

    • Maintaining the organization’s chart of accounts.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Technical Ability:

  • Knowledge of accounting standards for non-for-profit organizations

  • Proficiency in the use of accounting systems (Sage), Microsoft Office products and Google applications.

  • Advanced proficiency in the use of Microsoft Excel.  Candidates will be required to demonstrate proficiency.

  • Experience with Rycor fee management system considered an asset.

  • Strong attention to detail with a high level of technical competence

  • Ability to work accurately with minimal supervision, manage multiple and shifting priorities, and consistently meet deadlines

  • Payroll experience considered an asset

 

Qualifications

  • Chartered Professional Accountant designation

  • 5 years experience with progressive responsibilities in a senior accounting role.

  • 2 years supervisory experience.

  • Experience working in an educational institution considered an asset.

 

  How to Apply:

Rundle College may offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, training + development support and many other unique perks as a part of joining the Rundle team.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply via our Talent Community on ADP.


We appreciate all applications, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


Rundle College is committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. Please contact Rundle College administration office 403-291-3866 for further details or if you require any information in an alternate format. Rundle College is an equal opportunity employer.