Accounting Technician

 

Founded in 1994, Breakfast Club of Canada is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing services and funding to school breakfast programs across the country. We work with partners from all sectors to deliver a high-quality national school food program. Together, we create a nurturing environment, where children and youth can access the nourishment they need to succeed and flourish. Our organization has grown tremendously over the years, but our desire to see children thrive has remained constant.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Breakfast Club of Canada is looking for an Accounting Technician to join the Finance team. Reporting to the Chief Accountant, the selected candidate will be responsible for the verification and data entry of accounts payable, and will participate in various activities related to the accounts payable cycle to assist members of the finance team.

 

 MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Enter invoice data accurately into the accounting system, assigning appropriate accounts and ensuring information accuracy.
  • Participate in the processing of credit cards.
  • Participate in the processing of expense reports.
  • Participate in month-end and year-end procedures.
  • Produce various reports related to suppliers according to internal and external needs.
  • Participate in internal and external audits by providing documentation and explanations regarding accounts payable.
  • Assist the members of the Finance and Accounting team with a variety of tasks.

 

 SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Vocational or college diploma (DVS/DEP, ACS/AEC or DCS/DEC) in accounting, administration or a related discipline.
  • Five or more years of experience in a similar position.
  • An equivalent combination of education and relevant experience will be considered.
  • Excellent knowledge of online collaboration tools and the Microsoft Office suite, in particular Outlook and Excel.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Business Central and Power BI, an asset.
  • Fluency in spoken and written French and English.

 

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Adherence to Breakfast Club of Canada’s mission and values.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Collaborative team player.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage priorities and work on various projects simultaneously, while respecting set deadlines.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to adapt.
  • Thorough and detail-oriented.
  • Independentand resourceful.

 

 WORK CONDITIONS 

  • Permanent, full-time position.
  • Flexible hours.
  • Summer work schedule.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Access to a vacation bank and personal leave days.
  • Paid day off on your birthday.
  • Group insurance plan paid partly by the employer.
  • Access to telemedicine services.
  • Employee assistance program.
  • Group RRSP with matching employer contributions.
  • Employee recognition program.
  • Health and wellness program.
  • Professional development program.
  • The selected candidate will work remotely from a Canadian city or in hybrid mode from the Boucherville or Vancouver office.
  • Target start date: As soon as possible.

 

TO APPLY

 Please email your résumé and cover letter to CV@breakfastclubcanada.org. Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Breakfast Club of Canada promotes employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals.