Accounting Clerk



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Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8

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Accounting Clerk

Manpower is currently seeking an Accounting Clerk for a contract position in Calgary, AB.


* Receive and understand customer invoicing data from services, procurement, and training divisions

* Investigate and resolve billing discrepancies

* Review customer invoice in Salesforce, apply appropriate sales tax compliance, and distribute invoice to the customer

* Enter customer invoice in QuickBooks

* Prepare and finalize credit notes

* Upload invoices into customer portals and review and enquire about status of outstanding payments

* Collaborate with the Finance Coordinator to maintain collection goals

* Receive customer payments, prepare receipts where necessary, and investigate and resolve customer payment discrepancies

* Post and reconcile customer payments to general ledger

* Investigate collection problems with customers and form collection strategies to ensure timely payment of invoices. Prepare collections report for management's review.

* Prepare daily bank deposits

* Assist in a variety of payables tasks as required by the Finance Coordinator

* Prepare and process employee expense reimbursements

* Complete monthly credit card reconciliations, including posting

* Maintain and build internal and external client relationships by providing exceptional customer service

* Respond to client queries regarding invoices, including preparation of analyses and preparation of amended invoices when required to ensure swift payment of invoices

* Ensure integrity of data and strict confidentiality of financial records as they relate to the company and its customers

* Liaise between employees and finance team regarding any process improvements

* Organize and maintain retention files for month end review


* An accounting certificate or diploma is an asset

* 1 to 3 years' experience in credit/collections/receivables/payables

* Working knowledge of Canadian sales tax compliance required (GST, BC PST, SASK PST, MB RST). Knowledge of US state, county and city sales taxes is an asset

* Strong technology and office skills, including advanced abilities in Excel, Word and Outlook

* Experience working in programs such as QuickBooks, Salesforce, Open Invoice, and Cortex

In becoming a Manpower Associate, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow in industry leading companies. You will gain access to Manpower's comprehensive benefits package including:

* Competitive pay

* Medical and dental benefits

* Life Insurance

* Weekly pay by direct deposit

* Access to Manpower's Online University

Please email your resume directly to or call 403.298.4395.

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