Deadline Date: 2020/05/27

Location:  Dryden

ACCOUNTING CLERK REGULAR, FULL-TIME POSITION BASED IN DRYDEN, ONTARIO COMPETITION #FIN 20-18 Dedicated to improving lives, the Kenora District Services Board (KDSB) is the integrated service delivery agency providing help and support when you need it. With forward thinking and engaged employees, we deliver Ontario Works, Social Housing, Early Learning and Child Care, and Land Ambulance to current and future clients. We are currently seeking to hire a regular, full-time Accounting Clerk located in Dryden, Ontario to join our Finance team. Our employees enjoy a healthy work environment, development opportunities, and an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Reporting to the Finance Supervisor, the Accounting Clerk is responsible for providing support in the maintenance and processing of KDSB financial records. This includes being accountable for ensuring reports and payments are distributed as per the policies and procedures of the Board.

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Key responsibilities include:
Collect, input and process approved financial data and generate payments. • Maintain finance-related records and files. 
Download, review and distribute information from third party software.
Assist Board management staff as required. 
Provide timely program support as required. 
Perform other duties as assigned.
Successful candidates will have:
High level of ability to use computers and other information technology, including specialized software and administrative systems.
Knowledge of filing systems associated with accounting functions.
Effective communication skills in assisting Board management and Board staff. 
Ability to recognize problems associated with financial software programs and to assist in overcoming such problems by being able to follow instructions and guidance of appropriate persons. 
Ability to prioritize workload.
Demonstrated on-going commitment to the principles and practice of confidentiality.
Qualifications will include: 
Successful completion of a post-secondary education program in Accounting and a minimum of three years of related experience. 
Requires extensive computer usage experience involving data entry and word processing, in addition to computerized accounting and payroll programs. 
A satisfactory Criminal Background Check. 
A valid Ontario Class G (or equivalent) driver's license.
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How To Apply:
The starting hourly wage for this position is $25.06. Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume, by email, referencing the competition number in the subject line of the e-mail, on or before May 27, 2020 at 4:00pm local time to the: Human Resources Department Kenora District Services Board Email: Confidential information provided by applicants will be used for the purpose of this competition only and will be protected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. While all responses are appreciated, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The KDSB is an equal opportunity employer

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Human Resources
Position Title:
 Human Resources
Company Name:
 Kenora District Services Board
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