Bookkeeper

Job description


Human Dignity. Partnership. Diversity & Inclusivity.

Are you seeking a rewarding career and want to work for an organization you can feel great about? Help make a difference in your community by working with Habitat for Humanity. 

They are currently looking for a Bookkeeper extraordinaire who can assist them with all things accounting related.

Supporting the Okanagan Valley from Armstrong to Osoyoos for over 25 years, Habitat for Humanity Okanagan is a for-impact, non-profit housing organization. Their model empowers families to invest in home ownership. They build strength, stability and self-reliance through shelter because they believe every family should have safe, decent, affordable housing. Habitat for Humanity has built and sold 33 homes with many more projects on the way! Since 1991, ReStore locations across the country have been allowing local Habitats to partner with even more families in need!

The Bookkeeper is responsible for day to day processing of accounting functions and will:

  • Develop and maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reports
  • Manage accounting and financial systems and maintain full and accurate accounting records
  • Prepare financial reporting as required for Committee/Board meetings
  • Assemble complete information for external auditors
  • Conduct monthly reconciliations of bank accounts and periodic reconciliations of all accounts to ensure accuracy
  • Ensure that all statutory requirements of the organization are met
  • Record cash receipts and make bank deposits
  • Calculate variances from the budget and report findings to management
  • Process payroll

Aside from Bookkeeping activities, our candidate will embrace Habitat for Humanity’s vision and purpose. We are looking for someone to share in our passion for helping the community. 

Requirements

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a bookkeeping/accounting position
  • A degree or diploma in accounting or business administration
  • Familiarity with cost accounting is valued
  • Strong organizational skills and detail-orientated
  • Working knowledge of accounting software
  • A desire to work with a fantastic team for a fantastic cause!

If this amazing opportunity sounds like the perfect role for you, please apply by clicking the link.

 

Thank you for your interest in Habitat for Humanity!