The City has an exciting opportunity for a casual Accounting Clerk to join the Finance Team.
Casual employees are scheduled on an as-needed basis to relieve employees who are on leaves, vacation, or during peak periods of increased workload; there are no regularly scheduled hours or guarantee of hours.
As an Accounting Clerk, you will be responsible for accurate and timely data entry tasks, journal entries, accounts receivable invoicing, processing residential and commercial utility bills and maintaining records.
As a member of the Finance team, you will work to ensure the highest level of quality and accuracy. You will support the monthly revenue and expense reporting and maintain accurate and complete accounting files and records. With an eye for detail, you will match invoices to purchase orders or vouchers, perform data entry, process and record transactions, reconcile bank statements with the general ledger. You will provide support for projects, assist in processing accounts payable and receivable and setting up vendors. In this multi-faceted role, you will interact with internal and external stakeholders as you perform reception duties such as answering phones and responding to inquiries and clerical functions such as ordering office supplies and collecting and date stamping mail.
For new hires and those working in designated positions of trust, including those working directly with vulnerable persons, employment is conditional on a satisfactory police information check.
The rate for this position is $29.06per hour (2020 rates), and it is in the union bargaining unit.Casual employees are scheduled on an as-needed basis to relieve employees on leaves, vacation, or during peak work periods for overload situations;there are no regularly scheduled or guaranteed hours.Join our team!
It is an exciting time to be a part of our team!At the City of Merritt, you'll find a diverse and forward-thinking team committed to inclusive, collaborative, and innovative approaches to meet challenges, achieve our mission, and make a difference in the community.
If your previous experience has prepared you for success in this role and you are committed to working in a manner that supports a respectful, healthy and safe environment, we invite you to apply.
Applications are accepted on our website atwww.merritt.ca/employment/.
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