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Clerk Accounting & Control

Requisition ID:  170578 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Accounting and Control 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time

 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia  

City: Stellarton

Location: Home Office - NS 

Postal Code: B0K 1S0 

 

Our family of 134,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  

 

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 

 

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

Overview

 

Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities, and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a full-time opportunity for a Clerk Accounting & Control to join our Finance team. This role can be based out of one our main offices including: Stellarton

Job Description

 

What you'll get to do in this fast-paced role:

 

  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Accurately account for transactions in the general ledger accounts
  • Prepare and analyze working papers that support account balances, and investigation of any issues
  • Complete period-end close processes, controls, and procedures
  • Work in SAP and Microsoft Office
  • Provide a high standard of customer service
  • Various data entry related tasks

Job Requirements

 

Required: 

  • Relevant education in Business/Accounting (i.e. NSCC Diploma or University Degree); equivalent combination of education and work experience may be considered
  • Minimum 1-2 years relevant work experience within an office environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Integrity and adherence to standards, policy and procedures
  • Excellent customer service skills coupled with an understanding of the commitment to meet and exceed service levels
  • Strong computer skills; Proficient use of the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Proven time management, organization, prioritization, and multi tasking skills
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team

Preferred: 

  • Accounting work experience
  • Experience in a team driven environment
  • Retail experience
  • Knowledge of SAP

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

 

 

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

 

We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.