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SSI Recruitment Solutions is seeking an Accounting Clerk/Bookkeeper on behalf of our client. This is an exciting time for our client as they continue on their path to growth and consequently could be an exciting career choice for a candidate that enjoys learning every day and taking on new challenges. This is a food processing organization that is introducing new lines to its current complement and has a solid growth projection. The office and plant location is located within a 25 minutes’ drive of Moncton, NB.

Job Description:

Our client is seeking to fill the full-time position of Accounting Clerk/Bookkeeper. You are pleasant and outgoing which enables you to connect well with people. You are self-motivated, enjoy working as a team member but can also function well on your own without needing much direct supervision. You are a trustworthy person with a sincere passion for this type of work and maintains confidentiality.


  • This position entails daily office duties such as answering phones, filing, administrative support to management, as well as accounting duties with a robust attention to detail and controls within an accounting environment.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles is necessary as well as a background in working with Simply Accounting.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks within the accounting department, including:
    • Accounts payable
    • Accounts receivable
    • General accounting
    • Assisting with month-end and year-end
    • Ability to prepare and reconcile bank statements
    • Support the Payroll function as required
    • Other duties as assigned
  • As the successful candidate, you must possess excellent communication skills and be motivated to provide superior professional service to all clients in a consistent manner.
  • Superior organizational and multi-tasking skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities.
  • Proactive, with the ability to learn quickly, effective time management skills, adaptable and open to change
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision, and/or in a team environment

Education and Experience

  • Three to five years’ experience as a bookkeeper and/or an office manager combined with a post-secondary education in a related field is required.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products particularly with Excel spreadsheets.
  • Experience and knowledge of the food processing industry would be an asset.
  • Bilingualism would be an asset but not a requirement.
  • Experience with accounting software required.

This position has been filled.