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General Finance Clerk at Kwanlin Dün First Nation in Whitehorse

Posted on Aug 26, 2013 in Financial, Legal & Professional Services

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary

More than $25/hr

Hours per Week

Full-time (35-40 hours)



About this Job


Reporting to the Finance Comptroller, the Finance Clerk is responsible for performing day to day accounting activities relating to the preparation and processing of all Kwanlin Dun First Nation accounts payable and accounts receivable functions.

The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of accounting principles and practices, strong analytical and problem solving skills, excellent organizational and time management skills. Solid computer skills, a positive attitude, good verbal and written communication skills and desire to work together as a team are required.


• Administrative Assistant Certificate (or equivalent) specializing in accounting with experience in accounts payable/receivable OR the combination of post-secondary course work and considerable on the job training with experience in accounts payable/receivables;

• Experience using AccPac, and additional computer skills including AIS, Excel, Word, internet and e-mail are required;

• Working knowledge of accounting principles and practices including accounts payable and accounts receivable systems, process and procedures;

• Experience preparing and submitting applicable remittances, month-end and year-end account reconciliations and reports;

• Knowledge of KDFN history, culture, demographics, goals & aspirations.

Condition of employment include: an acceptable criminal records check and valid class 5 driver’s license.

This job was posted on Aug 26, 2013 and will be removed on Sep 06, 2013

All applications must be received before Sep 06, 2013

Kwanlin Dün First Nation

Please Contact: Personnel Manager


Phone: 867.633.7800


Address: Kwanlin Dun First Nation 35 McIntyre Drive Whitehorse Y1A 5A5

To apply for this Job

Please submit your resume and cover letter reflecting the above qualifications to: Human Resources, 35 McIntyre Drive, Whitehorse YT Y1A 5A5 or by email to: or by fax to: (867) 668-5057. The full job description and qualifications may be obtained from the KDFN website or at the KDFN Administration Office, 35 McIntyre Drive, Whitehorse, Yukon. KDFN preference hiring policy may apply. An eligibility list may be established from this competition.