Job Opportunity – Accounts Payable & Payroll Administrator

CFN-GBI has an exciting and unique opportunity for a full-time Accounts Payable & Payroll Administrator to join our dynamic team in Vancouver*.

Reporting to the Senior Bookkeeper and working closely with the staff team and with other individuals who implement the GBI’s projects, the primary responsibilities of the position include day-to-day accounts payable, bookkeeping, payroll, and maintenance of files and source documents for GBI and the Great Bear Business Corporations.

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Required qualifications for the position include completion of Grade 12 and post-secondary certification in bookkeeping/financial administration or a minimum five years’ hands-on full-cycle bookkeeping experience (non-profit or construction industry an asset) and a minimum of five years’ experience in accounts payable, payroll administration and office administration. Experience working in a not-for-profit organization and working in a cross-cultural environment would be considered an asset.

To be successful, you must have sound knowledge of the principles of financial accounting; proficiency in the use of accounting software, Microsoft Office applications (particularly Excel), and the internet; be an excellent communicator; detail oriented, patient, and have a reputation as being analytical, a collaborative problem solver and a team player.

CFN-GBI hires on the basis of skills, ability and qualifications, and the ideal candidate for this position would have knowledge of Indigenous cultures, especially those of BC North and Central Coast Nations. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Please note that in support of our strategy to achieve our employment goals for Aboriginal peoples, qualified Indigenous applicants, particularly from the CFN-GBI alliance Nations will be given priority.

CFN-GBI offers a competitive compensation package and an engaging work environment.

*Please also note that all CFN-GBI staff are currently working from home and will continue to do so until the COVID19 situation has resolved. The successful applicant will be expected to do similarly.

Qualified applicants should email a cover letter and resume to gwilson@coastalfirstnations.ca, to the attention of Gary Wilson, Director of Operations.

This position is open until filled. Only those shortlisted will be contacted.