Accounting Clerk


Accounting Clerk

Town of Petawawa
Location: Petawawa, Ontario
Posted: August 30th 2023
Deadline: September 11th, 2023
Salary: $27.09-$31.87 per hour

The Town of Petawawa is the largest community in Renfrew County with more than 17,000 residents. Located along the Ottawa River, the municipality is home to Canada's largest army base. Hosting festivals, events and programming year-round, Petawawa is an active community with recreation and culture programs for residents and visitors alike.

The Town of Petawawa is currently seeking a detail-oriented individual for the full-time role of Accounting Clerk.

Reporting to the Treasurer, the Accounting Clerk will maintain the capital assets registry and provide general accounting and administrative support. Duties will include updating asset management records, accounts payable and receivable data entry, preparing bank reconciliations, and backup support of payroll and counter reception.

Detailed Job Description

  • Applicants must possess at a minimum an accounting or business administration community college diploma or equivalent combination of education and practical experience.
  • A minimum of one year of relevant experience in a municipal government setting is a definite asset.
  • A valid driver’s license is required.
Additional Information

Compensation is based on qualifications and experience. The town offers an excellent benefits package.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and detailed resume, in MS Word or PDF format, indicating the job title in the subject line, in confidence by 12:00 noon on Monday, September 11, 2023.

The Town of Petawawa is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Town of Petawawa will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform the Town of Petawawa of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require with respect to any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Contact Information
Human Resources, County of Renfrew
Town of Petawawa
Petawawa, Ontario, Canada

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