Bilingual Bookkeeper

Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13972-B

Our client is seeking a Bilingual Bookkeeper (French/English) for a permanent growth opportunity in their Halifax office. The successful candidate will have a variety of general bookkeeping duties plus some database management and process improvement opportunities. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with general bookkeeping experience,  looking to expand and develop their accounting skills within a successful organization.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Record all day to day financial transactions
  • Create and distribute bi-monthly invoices
  • Track paid and owing invoices monthly
  • Manage unpaid accounts and invoices
  • Review and pay all field staff and company expenses
  • Submit payroll data bi-weekly to Ceridian PowerPay System
  • Review salaried employee payroll for accuracy, noting changes
  • Audit financial transactions, invoicing, expenses, payroll and collections
  • Employee and client database management
  • Assist with developing processes to improve internal controls
  • Other accounting duties as required


  • Post-secondary education in business or accounting at the college or university level
  • 2-3 years’ experience in an accounting support or Junior Bookkeeping position
  • Must be fully bilingual in French/English
  • Comfortable with technology and able to learn new systems quickly
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume to the attention of Carmen Dockendorff.

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

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