• Full Time
  • Squamish, BC (Remote)
  • $39.76 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits CAD
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: $39.76 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits
  • Positive and team-oriented work environment with supportive management.

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- Great contract opportunity with the District of Squamish

Looking for an Accountant to join this dynamic team for a one-year maternity leave contract with the potential for long-term.  Offering  $39.76 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits, remote or in-office options, and working within a great learning and team environment.

Hybrid position working fully remotely or a blend of on-site and remote work. 

About the Role, Benefits & Perks:

  • Full-time: 70 hours bi-weekly with every second Friday off.
  • Maternity leave contact position to February 2024.
  • Wage: $39.76 per hour plus 12% in lieu of benefits after 3-months (increasing to $44/hour).
  • Positive and team-oriented work environment with supportive management.
  • Potential for long-term opportunities after contract completion.
  • Work remotely, in-office or a blend of both!


The Perfect Candidate:

  • 3 to 4+ years’ experience at a senior accountant level.
  • CPA designation or working towards a CPA designation.
  • Computer savvy and must have experience working within Unit 4 Business World.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills who is comfortable working in different departments and within a team.
  • Motivated, self-starter who takes initiative and can work well independently.
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
  • Self-motivated and proactive with a strong analytical aptitude.
  • Highly adaptable to administrative and technological changes.


Responsibilities include:

  • Performs complex accounting and analysis.
  • Reviews and approves journal entries, sub-ledger adjustments, and reconciliations. 
  • Prepares forecasts for cash management, investing, borrowing, and long range planning activities.
  • Assists with the preparation of operating and capital budgets.
  • Prepares or reviews interim financial statements and/or management reports as well as a variety of external statutory and compliance reports.
  • Assists with the year-end audit.
  • Reviewed and approves journal entries, sub-ledger adjustments, and reconciliations.
  • Reviews financial business processes, initiates or recommends improvements to achieve efficiencies.

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