Accounting Assistant (Full-time)

SELC - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

A private school located in Gastown, requires an Intermediate level Accountant to join our accounting team. This is an exciting role for a self-motivated person to be part of the growth and development of the company. If you are looking for the next step in your career or are looking to be part of a dynamic company, we look forward to hearing from you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Data Entry, accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank and credit card reconciliations
  • Journal entries preparation, inventory reconciliation and inter-company reconciliation
  • Processing bi-monthly payroll
  • Assisting with collection of accounts receivable
  • Assisting in month-end and year-end closing
  • Update and maintain student payment schedules; student refund calculations
  • Additional duties as assigned by the Director of Finance
  • Ad hoc duties as needed

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years of accounting experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and QuickBooks Pro
  • Strong organizational skill and time management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Must be a adaptable team player
  • Ability to work with others as well as independently

Interested parties should send their resume and cover letter. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Job Type: Contract


  • Bookkeeping: 1 year (Preferred)
  • General Accounting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Payroll: 1 year (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)
  • French (Preferred)