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Fixed Term Contract to June 30, 2023 – Full-time (5 days/week)

The Presbyterian Church in Canada provides an opportunity to be part of an innovative team committed to making positive difference in people’s lives in Canada and around the world.

The Financial Services department is responsible for all the accounting functions of the church and provide accounting support to ministries and congregations.

The Opportunity
Reporting to the Accountant, the Finance Coordinator (FC), working with the program coordinators in the various departments of The Presbyterian Church in Canada (PCC) will be responsible for reviewing cheque requisitions from the Life & Mission Agency (LMA), the General Assembly Office (GAO) and Women’s Missionary Society (WMS), wire transfer payments and electronic funds transfers. The person will have to understand the financial cycle of the organization. The FC will assist the accountant at a high level with estates and gift annuities as well as other work as needed. Cover the AP & AR Clerks if they are on vacation or sick leave.

Professional Qualifications

  • College certificate or university degree in a related field
  • 3 – 5 years of equivalent working experience.

Skills desired

  • The person must be comfortable in interacting with many individuals including internal staff and the constituency of the PCC.
  • Must have expert accounting and computer knowledge.
  • Is expected to have a high proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Accpac (Sage 300), other Microsoft Applications and Raiser’s Edge.
  • Must have an excellent knowledge of financial administration and accounting skills
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with excellent attention to detail.
  • Able to work effectively with efficiency and accuracy.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills, with demonstrated commitment to work cooperatively and contribute to a positive and supportive working environment.
  • Knowledge of and respect for the beliefs, structure, programs and polity of The Presbyterian Church in Canada.

Work requirements

  • This position is an office-based role.
  • Criminal Records Check – Vulnerable Sector

Please see attached for complete position description.

Start Date: May 2022

Starting salary: $60,000

This is a temporary full-time fixed term contract for maternity leave replacement. This position works 35 hours per week.

To Apply:
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter with the title “Finance Coordinator, Financial Services” in the subject line to Oliver Ng.

The Presbyterian Church in Canada is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Our goal is to attract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diverse backgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences and perspectives. We have an Accommodation Policy and accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their needs known to us.

We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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