BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Accounting Assistant

Starting in Revenue, Accounts Receivable or Payroll

It all adds up!
The City of Kelowna has an opportunity for you! Join our Financial Services team and make a difference. An Accounting Assistant can cover many different areas: accounts payable, accounts receivable, revenue transactions (including property tax, utilities, parking, transit, etc.), journal entries, reconciliations, analysis, payroll, internal and external customer service (in-person, phone, email), project support and various other duties in Financial Services.

The successful applicant will be flexible to handle a range of accounting activities and provide excellent customer service. We currently have three openings starting in Revenue Services, Accounts Receivable or Payroll.

Qualifications include:
  • Minimum of 1 year of recent, relevant accounting experience
  • Excellent communication skills & attention to detail
  • Computer literacy with multi-tasking and data entry skills
  • A minimum of 3 courses recognized by CPA, one of which is in Accounting or Finance

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America. Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport.

We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices and a great work environment. This is a CUPE bargaining unit position that offers an hourly rate progressing from $24.51 to $30.04 per hour depending on skills, education and experience plus a competitive comprehensive benefits and pension package.
Apply online at by October 20, 2019.

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date are thanked for their interest.

Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: October 9, 2019, 2:31 pm
Expires: October 20, 2019, 4:30 pm