Clerk Retail Accounting (18-month contract)

Requisition ID:  180959 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Finance Retail Accounting 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia  

City: Stellarton

Location: King St. Office 

Postal Code: B0K 1S0 


Our family of 131,000 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 1,600 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawtons Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 



Ready to Make an impact?

Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities, and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a 18-Month Contract opportunity for a Retail Clerk Accounting in our finance team. 

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

  • Maintain assigned General Ledge accounts
  • Prepare and process journal entries
  • Analyze and assist with inquiries
  • Identify and communicate exceptions and variances
  • Support organizational change through initiatives that improve function-specific processes or performance
  • Able to successfully multi-task and work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Effectively exchange basic information with internal and external customers
  • Use clear and concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work in a team driven environment
  • Analyze reporting including but not limited to expenses and margins
  • Other duties as assigned


What you have to offer:

  • College diploma and a minimum of 1-year relevant experience
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)

We offer teammates competitive total compensation packages that will vary by role and location. Some websites share our job opportunities and may provide salary estimates without our knowledge. These estimates are based on similar jobs and postings for general comparison, but these numbers are not provided by or monitored for accuracy by our organization. We look forward to discussing the specific compensation details relevant to this role with candidates who are selected to move forward in the recruitment process.

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.