Accounting Clerk



Advert ID



Port Colborne

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD17/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Manpower Canada - (CAN) 2 Sheppard Avenue East 20th floor ON North York , ON M2N 5Y7



Job Description

Manpower is recruiting for Accounting Clerk for one of it's client.

If you are someone looking for entry level roles in accounting, then this is a great opportunity to build your career in accounting.

What's in it for you?

* Full 5 months contract

* Work Location - Fort Erie, Ontario

* Pay: $17 per hour +4% vac pay

* Safe, clean work environment

What is the job?

70% of the time -

* Under appropriate supervision, performs various accounting assignments in support of the Accounting organization that are limited in scope and complexity.

* Assignments require applying basic accounting knowledge to verify data, manage records, report financial data or assist with preparation of reports or statements.

* Manages work assigned to meet deadlines in support of accounting functions related to financial and regulatory reporting, budgeting, property accounting, etc. Accumulates data and supports others in the decision-making process, as necessary.

* Reviews work output with supervisor as needed.

* Implements decisions, as assigned, in a timely and efficient manner.

20% of the time -

* Performs functions in accordance with established policies and procedures.

* Executes specific control procedures and/or supports SOX control compliance activities of others.

* Applies independent thought to recognize errors in data and/or misapplication of predetermined accounting policies or procedures.

* Able to investigate and resolve routine issues within areas of responsibility.

* Will consult with supervisor on how to resolve new or more complex issues.

10% of the time -

* Assists with other miscellaneous special accounting tasks and system related activities as assigned.

* Depending on which functional group the individual is a part of and the specific requirements within that group, may perform various administrative tasks, including updating, proofing, publishing and distributing documents; submitting regulatory filings; maintaining or updating departmental files and records; assisting with meeting or travel arrangements; etc.

What do you bring to the job?

* Analyzes ambiguous and rapidly changing data; identifies key issues and draws logical conclusions.

* Strong communication & interpersonal skills

* Makes effective decisions and achieves desired results in the midst of changes in responsibilities, work processes, timeframes, performance expectations, organizational culture or work environment.

* Focuses on a goal and harnesses own and others' energy to drive toward goal alignment; meets or exceeds expectations

* 1 + Years: Basic understanding of accounting principles.

* General Administrative skills. This entire job profile is intended to cover the most significant aspects of the position.

* High School Diploma, HSED, or GED Associate Degree or equivalent education/experience in accounting

Select Apply Now and qualified applicants will hear from a recruiter within 24 hours.

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