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Accounting Assistant Posted on Feb 26, 2018 by National Motor Coach Systems Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $17.00 to $19.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Job Requirements


National Motor Coach Systems Ltd.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Operating Systems and Software

Sage Accounting Software


2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Internet
  • Database software
  • Electronic mail
  • Simply Accounting

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting


Specific Skills

  • Perform clerical duties, such as maintain filing and record systems
  • Manage accounts payable
  • Manage accounts receivable
  • Invoice clients
  • Freight rating
  • Conduct banking
  • Prepare reports
  • Perform general office duties

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Urban area

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Reliability
  • Organized
  • Ability to multitask

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 28, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Accounting Assistant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Accounting and Related Clerks

Interest in compiling information to issue documents related to accounts such as bills, invoices, account statements and other financial statements; in preparing period or cost statements or reports; and in gathering budget data and documents based on estimated revenues and expenses and previous budgets, and maintaining filing and record systems


Interest in balancing financial records and reconciling business transactions, and in solving problems


Interest in operating computerized systems and office equipment to perform related clerical duties such as word processing, maintaining filing and record systems, faxing and photocopying

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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