Accounting Clerk

Type: Temporary
Location: Halifax Regional Municipality
Job Number: AS13583

We’re currently seeking an Accounting Clerk for a contract opportunity in the Halifax Regional Municipality. The Accounting Clerk will join a small team focused on full cycle accounts payable, accounts receivable and other support as needed.

Key responsibilities:

  • Full cycle Accounts payable processing
  • Accounts receivable filing
  • Assisting with month end processes and reports
  • Post transactions to journals, ledgers and other records
  • Other accounting support as required


  • Post-secondary education in business or accounting
  • 1-3 years accounting support experience in a similar role
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking abilities
  • Knowledge of relevant accounting software
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a small team environment

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume to the attention of Gillian A. Pendlebury, CPHR by email.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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