Accounting Coordinator I
City of Saskatoon
Saskatoon, SK
Duties:
Hires, supervises, trains, and evaluates performance of, staff in the assigned work unit.

Ensures the day-to-day integrity of management and operating reports generated by financial systems.

Participates in the development and implementation of financial management systems, e.g. time/attendance/payroll, maintenance management, job costing, purchasing and tangible capital assets.Analyzes, develops, implements and monitors Internal Controls.

Collects, compiles, analyzes and reports financial and operational data, including variance analysis, for Senior Management.

Provides consultation, support and information related to financial management for other Divisions

Assists with budget preparation, expenditure analysis, financial planning and the design and analysis of rates and fees.

Monitors and reports, in conjunction with project managers, the financial status of capital projects.

Participates in staff training related to the implementation of financial management systems.

Analyzes financial management requirements and develops enhanced reporting.

Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
Degree in related discipline.

Possession of a professional accounting designation; i.e. CMA, CGA or CA.

Four to six years’ progressively responsible related experience in financial and management analysis and reporting.

Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of financial and cost accounting.

Considerable knowledge of business process analysis and system design and implementation.

Demonstrated ability to prepare accounting and financial reports.

Ability to direct and support staff to achieve identified results.

Ability to provide leadership and empowerment to achieve results through others.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff.

Ability to be accountable for personal performance and the performance of staff.

Ability to negotiate agreements through problem-solving, consensus, stakeholder involvement and dialogue.

Ability to express ideas and concepts effectively, orally and writing, including the ability to prepare and present oral and written reports of a specialized nature.

Demonstrated skill in the use of Windows word-processing and spreadsheet software.

Salary:
$74,851.20 to $87,723.84 per annum (2018 Rates)