Northern Gateway Public Schools invites applications for a Full-time Accountant. This position is located at the Division Office in Whitecourt, Alberta.

Roles & Responsibilities

· Prepare the bank reconciliation on a monthly basis

· Prepare and verify returns for external bodies (eg. GST returns)

· Assist with the preparation of working papers for the external auditors

· Assist with the preparation of monthly reporting

· Prepare general ledger account reconciliations on a timely basis

· Perform Accounts Payable and/or Receivable functions as required

· Perform other duties as required

Requirements for the Position

· Post secondary degree in business administration, accounting, finance or related field

· Working towards an accounting designation is preferred

· Five years experience of full cycle accounting

· Attention to detail and accuracy in a fast paced environment

Annual salary range is $60,000 to $80,000 depending on qualifications and experience.

Start date – ASAP

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. 

In accordance with Northern Gateway Public Schools’ Administrative Procedures, all employees not fully vaccinated will be required to participate in a rapid testing program.

If shortlisted, applicants must bring to the interview a Release of Results of Vulnerable Sector Check that is current within three (3) months.

We appreciate all applications, but will only contact those who are shortlisted