Travel Alberta

Specialist, Finance and Administration

Jun 24, 2012
Jun 13, 2012
Travel Alberta

Travel Alberta is poised for its journey of excellence to become Canada’s pre-eminent tourism marketing agency.  Collaborating with private and public sectors at home and internationally, Travel Alberta will develop and deliver research-based marketing programs to enable the tourism economy in Alberta to grow and prosper.

Position Summary
Reporting to the Manager, Administration; the Specialist, Finance and Administration is responsible for accounts payable and expense claims processing, for contracts and agreements coordination and for liaising with our travel and logistics vendor. This multi-disciplinary role will support the Finance and Administration business unit as it delivers the operational needs of the organization.

Position Requirements
As Specialist, Finance and Administration you have knowledge of the full accounting cycle and understand the importance of timely and accurate processing of accounting information.  Your flexibility, organization, attention to detail and problem solving skills will enable you to plan and direct financial and administrative processes. Your service-driven attitude and ability to analyze and interpret reports will support the business unit’s effectiveness. Your technological aptitude, knowledge of GAAP as well as your communication skills enhances your ability to support team members and interact with vendors in a proactive way. 

Your business or administrative diploma and/or five or more years of progressive accounting experience has prepared you for this next challenge in your career. Your dedication and passion has taken you to this point. Now, it is time to advance to a new level by stepping into Travel Alberta’s exciting working environment!   

Special Requirements
Some travel is required. Some overtime may be required.

Other Information
This position is based in the Calgary office.
Classification: Specialist 1, Salary Range: $54,144 - $70,392
Hours of Work: 36.25 hours per week, Employment Status: Permanent

Closing Date:  June 22, 2012 at 4:00 p.m.

If you have the qualifications to succeed in this role, submit a cover letter and resume with the title in the subject line of your email to: If applicable, please indicate the name of the Travel Alberta Team Member who referred you to this role.

Travel Alberta offers a competitive compensation package that includes a full benefits package and ongoing learning & development, as well as the opportunity to work with a collaborative team in a results-oriented organization.

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and advise that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Any personal information submitted will be managed with the strictest of confidentiality.