BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Accounting Assistant – Financial Services

Casual (up to 4 positions available)

It all adds up!

Are you energetic, versatile, and looking for an opportunity to showcase your accounting and customer service skills?   Get your foot in the door and join our Financial Services team to provide temporary work coverage on an on-call, casual basis. Assignments will vary in duration, but you can expect to work full time hours each day of the assignment. This is an excellent opportunity to fill casual assignments that may lead to full-time employment with the City of Kelowna.

As a member of the Financial Services team with a goal to provide excellent service to all internal and external stakeholders, an Accounting Assistant works with accounts, statements and records in support of accounting systems, regulatory requirements, analysis, financial reporting and stakeholder needs. You will have the flexibility to handle a wide range of accounting activities and provide excellent customer service.

Qualifications for these roles include:
  • Minimum 6 months to 1 year of recent relevant accounting experience.
  • Excellent communication skills & attention to detail with accurate data entry
  • Ability to work efficiently with computer programs
  • A minimum of 3 to 4 courses recognized by CPA of Canada, 1 to 2 of which are in Accounting or Finance.

This is a CUPE bargaining unit position. Dependent upon qualifications and the work assigned, we offer an hourly range of $24.51 to 30.04 per hour, plus 14% in lieu of vacation, benefits, and statutory holidays.
Apply online at by June 4, 2019

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.

Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: May 15, 2019, 9:17 am
Expires: June 4, 2019, 4:30 pm