Thursday, October 24, 2019 1:27 PM -0400
Subject: Accounts Payable Officer
Accounts Payable Officer
Science North is a dynamic organization where every day is as unique as a snowflake. Do you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, enjoy working with people and are passionate about sharing your knowledge? Science North is a place where all of these things come together. We are currently looking to fill the position of Accounts Payable Officer to join the team of accounting professionals supporting the variety of business and financial needs of Science North.
This is a hands-on position that includes active involvement in analysis, transaction recording and financial reporting, in a variety of areas. The Accounts Payable Officer will ensure accurate and timely execution of accounting functions including initiating transactions, financial analysis, job costing, banking transactions, internal financial reporting and other related tasks. The successful candidate will work with a large internal team to assist with their financial needs.
The successful candidate should have experience in various aspects of accounting, financial reporting and commodity taxes. He/she will have superior analytical and problem solving skills and sound judgment.
We are seeking a well-organized, thorough individual who:
can work quickly and independently
is flexible and can move easily between a variety of tasks
is results oriented
is proficient in the use of computer accounting systems and database reporting packages (experience with Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains considered an asset)
is skilled in complex spreadsheet applications and database management
fluency in French will be considered an asset
Science North operates several businesses with a variety of financial needs. Candidates with broad experience in a number of different financial environments and knowledge in the following areas will be given preference:
retail operations and inventory management
film/television/multimedia production and distribution
foreign exchange and multicurrency accounting
high volume electronic and web based banking arrangements
Compensation package highlights
This is a long-term position supported by an excellent compensation package:
Annual performance and merit increase consideration
Participation in the Science North Employee Incentive Plan
Comprehensive group benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life/travel insurance, short and long term disability coverage
Pension plan following one year
Free or discounted admission to partner attractions outside Sudbury, Science North facilities and program discounts, fitness membership contribution
Professional development opportunities
Minimum 3 weeks’ vacation with incremental entitlements of one week after 5 and 10 yrs of service
Interested applicants are asked to submit a resume to email@example.com quoting job AP-101. Deadline for applications is November 4, 2019. Science North is committed to an inclusive workplace and invites applications from all qualified individuals to join our diverse team. Accommodations are available upon request in all aspects of Science North’s selection process. We thank all interested candidates; only those selected for interviews will be contacted.