Careers

Accountant

(Full‐time 2‐Year Term)

 
The Alberni‐Clayoquot Regional District is situated in the heart of Vancouver Island; it includes the municipalities of Port Alberni, Tofino, and Ucluelet and the treaty nations of Huu‐ay‐aht, Uchucklesaht, Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ and Toquaht. Six electoral areas encompass the west coasts most dramatic and majestic landscapes.
 
The Alberni‐Clayoquot Regional District invites applications from candidates with the proven skills, qualifications and abilities for the temporary full‐time position of Accountant for a 2‐year term.
Reporting directly to the Manager of Finance, this position is responsible for the day‐to‐day accounting operations of the financial systems for the Alberni‐Clayoquot Regional District.
 
The duties of this position include:
  • Controls payroll processing and ensures statutory government remittances and reporting are completed and reconciled (PD7A, R4s, ROEs, taxable and non‐taxable benefit administration, WCB reporting). Employee vacation and other benefits are paid and accrued correctly.
  • Perform month‐end reconciliations for all operating bank accounts, capital reserves and commodity tax returns (GST).
  • Prepare working papers and documentation for year‐end audits and act as a liaison with Auditor.
  • Assist with the preparation of financial plan and financial statements in accordance with PSAB standards.
  • Process monthly, quarterly, and year‐end adjustments.
  • Perform other duties or special projects as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
  1. Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent
  2. In Capstone level of the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) program (or equivalent certified accounting designation) or Bachelor’s Degree in commerce or business.
  3. Valid Class 5 Drivers License
 
The complete Job Description is available at www.acrd.bc.ca. Rate of pay is per the CUPE Local 118 Collective Agreement. Qualified applicants are invited to forward their resume by 4:00 pm on Wednesday, July 25, 2018:

Teri Fong, Manager of Finance
Alberni‐Clayoquot Regional District
3008 Fifth Avenue, Port Alberni, BC V9Y 2E3
Phone: (250) 720‐2715,
Fax: (250) 723‐1327
E‐mail: tfong@acrd.bc.ca
 
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however; only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: Port Alberni, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: July 12, 2018, 3:08 pm
Expires: July 25, 2018, 4:00 pm