Accounting Manager

Rundle College is an independent, coeducational, day school that was founded in 1985 and provides an outstanding educational experience for approximately 1,200 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.  



The Accounting Manager contributes to the overall success of Rundle College Society by supervising and executing the accounting and payroll functions of the organization.  

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the mission, vision and values of Rundle.

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

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

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

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

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

  • Ensure compliance with payroll and GST filing legislation.

  • Provide support and leadership to school administrative staff.

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

  • Maintain the organization’s chart of accounts.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Skills, Abilities and Experience

  • 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


  • Chartered Professional Accountant designation preferred

  • 3 years experience with progressive responsibilities in accounting roles

  • prior supervisory experience considered an asset

  • Experience working in an educational institution considered an asset

How to Apply 

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and express their interest in confidence through our Talent Community on ADP. We appreciate all applications, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Rundle College adheres to the Employment Equity Act.  Please contact the Rundle College business office at 403-291-3866 for further details or if you require any information in an alternate format.