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Accounting Clerk 1- Temporary Full-time (Approximately 6 months)
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Municipality: City of Surrey This posting closed on

December 22, 2017
at 4:30 PM
Job Description: The City of Surrey is a place of innovative transformation and accelerated growth—where the future is limitless and possibilities are endless. If you are excited about helping to build the city of tomorrow—and you share our values of integrity, service, teamwork, innovation and community—join us, today.

The Accounting Clerk 1 is responsible for routine accounting and clerical work, including, maintaining general ledger accounts, verifying and reconciling payment requests, and accurate disbursement of funds.

Additional duties include:
•reconciling petty cash and cash advance funds,
•release of damage deposits,
•processing refund requests,
•generating invoices and collecting payments,
•reconciliation and adjustment of sub ledger accounts
•preparing year-end working papers.
•other job duties may be assigned according to operational requirements. The Accounting Clerk 1 will communicate frequently with other City departments and external parties to provide assistance and answer general enquiries.

Applicants must have:
•effective communication skills both verbally and in writing
•good computer and calculator skills
•basic knowledge of accounting including journals, ledgers, trial balance and accounting transactions
•good working knowledge of financial software and PC applications, including Excel and Word
•quick, accurate mathematical calculations
•the ability to meet deadlines

The successful applicant will have completed Grade 12, supplemented by a minimum of one accounting course equivalent to a current introductory course at a college, technical institute, or professional accounting designation program. A minimum of two (2) years of recent clerical and/or accounting experience is required.
Address: 13450 104 Avenue
Surrey, British Columbia
V3T 1V8, Canada
Opening Date: November 29, 2017 08:30 AM
Closing Date: December 22, 2017 04:30 PM