Travel Alberta

Financial Accountant

Oct 16, 2015
Oct 1, 2015
Banff Lake Louise Tourism

Banff & Lake Louise Tourism is a dynamic membership based organization focused on delivering excellence in tourism promotion. We are a results oriented marketing organization committed to promoting Banff, Lake Louise and Banff National Park as a world-class, year- round destination. We are now accepting applications for the role of Financial Accountant.

Our ideal candidate is a motivated team player who enjoys a fast-paced work environment, is extremely detail-oriented and has the ability to manage accounting workflow. This position is based in Banff, Alberta and reports to the Director, Finance & Administration.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Process accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Ensure accurate and timely payment of all expenses and deposit of all receipts
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts and other balance sheet accounts
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Ensure compliance with internal controls
  • Preparation of year-end audit documents
  • Provide support with payroll to ensure correct and timely payment
  • Comply with federal and provincial reporting and filing requirements
  • Complete special projects as required
  • Office and administrative duties as required

This successful candidate will have:

  • Experience with all aspects of the accounting function
  • Post-secondary education in accounting an asset
  • Proven ability to track budgets
  • Experience with accounting software required, Microsoft NAV an asset
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to take initiative
  • Motivation, be well organized and a team player

Please forward your resume and cover letter no later than 4:00pm on October 16, 2015 to the attention of:

Sarah Rideout Manager, Human Resources & Administration