Finance Assistant - Summer Student

The Westerner Exposition Association

Finance Assistant - Summer Student

Employer
The Westerner Exposition Association
Description of Position / skills Required
SUMMER STUDENT—8 WEEKS, 35 HOURS PER WEEK
 
Westerner Park is Western Canada’s Event Centre…Your Home for Celebration! We provide premier facilities and service for agriculture and trade, sports and entertainment, conferences and meetings.  We are community and team focused and continually growing.  
 
Under the direction of the Controller and working with the Finance team collaboratively, the Finance Assistant provides day-to-day support for a broad spectrum of financial and accounting activities. This is an internal customer focused role providing expertise and timely fulfillment of tasks relating to supporting our various business departments.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Under the direction of the Controller, the Finance Assistant duties will include, but are not limited to:
  • Creating sales invoices
  • Performing account reconciliations
  • Creating journal entries
  • Creating and reviewing monthly reports
  • Financial analysis for the Organization - gathering data for review 
  • Additional projects as assigned
 
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • Strong team player attitude
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong organizational, planning, and multi-tasking skills with attention to detail 
  • Computer proficiency required including Microsoft Office, Great Plains is an asset.
 

 

Certifications / Qualifications / Education
  • Current enrollment in the Finance or Accounting designated program at Red Deer College or recognized institution or program
  • Eligibility for Canada Summer Jobs Program
  • Satisfactory background check
  • Weekend and evening shifts may be required at peak times and during events

 

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive.  Personnel may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
 
Important Message: We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. This position will remain posted until successful applicants are found.
 

 

Job Location
Red Deer, AB
Canada
Nature of Work
Contract, Full Time
Category
Financial Services
Wage
$17.00/hour
How to Apply

Please email your Cover Letter and Resume to Human Resources at HR@westernerpark.ca. Please include your full name and the position you are applying for in the subject line