Accounting/Trust Clerk

Posted: Friday January 7th, 2022
Closing Date: Monday January 31st, 2022

Our client is  a well-established Alberta law firm who is looking for a full-time Accounting/Trust Clerk to join their Accounting Team in the Calgary Office.  The ideal candidate is a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual who can hit the ground running.

Position Overview

The schedule for this position is 5 days/week from 8:00AM – 4:30PM, and this position will be primarily office-based. 

  • Data entry of trust/firm cheques as well as processing, verification, and reconciliation
  • Posting direct deposit and e-transfers, manual deposits
  • Processing cheques and credit card payments
  • Provide overall accounting and clerical support to the accounting department, including filing and scanning of documents
  • Provide back-up to other support staff as required


  • Successful completion of an accounting certificate or diploma would be an asset
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of previous related data entry and accounting support experience
  • High attention to detail and commitment to producing accurate and high-quality work
  • Knowledge of an automated accounting software is required
  • Experience in gathering data and compiling information
  • Intermediate experience with MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Ability to organize, prioritize work and meet deadlines with a high degree of personal initiative
  • Must be able to handle confidential information in an ethical and professional manner
  • Strong customer service skills and relationship building abilities
  • Must read, speak, and write English fluently

Interested candidates should forward their resume in strict confidence to Shona Tischner at

At Urban Legal Recruitment we guarantee discretion and confidentiality.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.