Junior Accountant -  Payroll/Accounting Clerk

Located in the Okanagan Valley, the District of Summerland (population 11,700) boasts a small-town atmosphere, beautiful outdoor environment and a great quality of life. The District has an exciting opportunity for a knowledgeable individual as a Payroll/Accounting Clerk.

The Payroll/Accounting Clerk is responsible for all aspects of payroll for approximately 100 District employees, monthly reconciliations of bank accounts, GST and PST remittances, administration of employee benefits, weekly indemnity, pension plans and more.
Required qualifications:

  1. Successful completion of a recognized accounting degree.
  2. Minimum of 5 years’ work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience including completion of the Payroll Practitioner (PCP) Certification Program.

The successful applicant will be a team-player, have an attention to detail, and be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

This is a Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) position and offers a salary range of $29.48 - $32.76 per hour as well as a competitive benefits package.

Qualified applicants may submit their resume to  by 4:00pm Friday, January 26, 2018. Please view our website at for a complete job description and information on submitting a cover letter and resume.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short listed for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Summerland, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: January 11, 2018, 9:41 am
Expires: January 26, 2018, 4:00 pm