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

Requirements

  • 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 shona@urbanlegal.ca

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.