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PositionAccounting Clerk / Receptionist
Position No.:1508
LocationCentral Edmonton (111 Avenue and 120 Street)
Salary$40 - 42 K/year
ContactJudy Sayler

Description:We are currently seeking an experienced Accounting Clerk / Receptionist for a small professional CGA Firm located in Central Edmonton.  

The main responsibilities for this role will include the following:

  • Answer the phone, data entry of financial information;
  • Typing up various documents including memos and letters utilizing MS Word;
  • Creating spreadsheets containing simple formulas and formatting utilzing MS Excel;
  • Assist Accounting Managers with basic data entry related to bookkeeping  duties using accounting software such as Quickbooks and Simply Accounting;
  • Compiling basic accounting information and putting financial packages together for client distribution;
  • Ordering office supplies, filing and photocopying.
  • Other administrative duties as required.
Qualifications: In order to be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have the necessary qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of consistent administrative experience, preferrably within an accountingl environment BUT will train the right person with potential to master the position;
  • Strong intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, including the ability to utilize various formatting functions - text boxes, tables, header/footer, etc. and the ability to input simple formulas into an  Excel spreadsheet;
  • Familiarity with accounting software such as Quickbooks and Simply Accounting with the ability to do basic bookkeeping duties;
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills, the ability to show initiative, strong organization and attention to detail;
  • This position requires an individual who is willing to take ownership of the position and have the ability to make decisions in order to improve efficiencies and procedures within the role.
  • This position also requires an individual who is able to demonstrate a professional image and manner.
  • Interest and aptitude for Accounting is highly desirable.
Referrals: If you are not interested in this position but know of someone who you feel has similar qualifications to yourself and who you would like to refer to us, we offer an excellent referral bonus if that individual is hired by one of our clients.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Sayler's Employment & Consulting Ltd., 2010