Financial Assistant


Type: Temporary
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13106

Our client is currently seeking a Financial Assistant for their office in Halifax. This is a contract opportunity for 2 - 3 months, with the possibility of extension.

Reporting to the Director of Finance, this role encompasses a broad variety of accounting and financial support functions within the Finance department. Specific duties will include:

  • Accounts receivable and billing
  • Posting cash receipts and other transactions
  • Importing various payments from other systems
  • Completing loan withdrawal forms
  • Other accounting support and analysis as required

As the ideal candidate you have completed a university degree focused in business or accounting and gained a minimum of 1 - 3 years’ experience in an accounting support role.

Demonstrating a solid work ethic and willingness to learn, you are a flexible and capable individual. You have the ability to pick up new systems and processes quickly, and excel at multitasking. In addition, you are personable and professional, and work well both independently or as part of a team. Strong technical skills are necessary, including advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel.