Would you like to be part of a dynamic, fast paced, award winning local government organization? A team that prides itself on providing cost effective local government services for local residents? Do you have the right attitude, qualifications and superior people skills for the job? If so, the City of Langford invites you to apply for an Accounting Clerk position in our Finance Department!
As our Accounting Clerk, you will have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of a municipal Finance department by supporting the team through the busy property tax season. You will provide excellent customer service to City of Langford residents, taxpayers, and other members of the public, process a variety of payments including property taxes, and support a variety of Accounts Receivable and other finance-related tasks.
As our ideal candidate, you have excellent customer service and cash-handling experience, and basic accounting knowledge. You will be comfortable working with the Microsoft Office Suite and are a quick learner when it comes to new software programs. Most importantly, you’re a team player with the ability to take your work seriously but not yourself!
- Grade 12 supplemented with a post-secondary certificate in office or business administration and two (2) years of administrative experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience)**
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to deal with the public in a professional manner
- Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office products, particularly Word and Excel
- Experience with financial accounting software (Microsoft Dynamics) is an asset
**Students are also highly encouraged to apply! Depending on the candidate, we may consider a shorter-term assignment for a student role.
This is a temporary, full-time position for up to 12 months, with a rate of pay of $31.34 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits and vacation.
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (identify the position you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail). Applications will be accepted until noon on April 20, 2022 (but will remain open until filled).
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.