Employment Opportunities

Finance Officer

Post Date: 04/09/2017
Location: Edmonton, AB
About us: Rupertsland Institute, an affiliate of the Métis Nation of Alberta, is seeking a Job Coach for our Grande Prairie office. With locations across Alberta, Rupertsland Institute develops and delivers programming and services to the Alberta Métis population in relation to the labour market and education assistance.
The Role: We are a non-profit Indigenous organization focused on servicing clients in the areas of education, training and research and are looking for a Finance Officer to join our Corporate Services team.

The Finance Officer will provide financial support services to the Associate Director of Corporate Services and along with three Finance Clerk positions will conduct the following:
- Payroll and benefits administration
- Bi-weekly payments to approximately 800 clients per year
- Accounts payable through cheques, electronic funds transfer and credit card
- Accounts receivable, bank deposits and bank reconciliation
- Invoice coding in a system with extensive line items and departments
- Audit assistance
- Interacting with a wide variety of staff
To Fit the Role: - A minimum of five years in a general accounting/bookkeeping role
- Experience in payroll, accounts payable and receivable
- Comprehensive knowledge of basic accounting principles
- Ability to create financial reports and excel spreadsheets
- Ability to mentor and support junior level staff
- Accuracy and attention to detail are critical
Application Deadline: This is an open competition until a suitable candidate is found.
Application Procedure: To be considered for this opportunity, apply directly to quoting job number "RLI-FO-CS 07-3-2017.”
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