Bookkeeper (Contract to hire)

Our client, a well-established not for profit organization in Guelph is seeking to add a bookkeeper to its team to replace a resignation at the end of the year. This interim contract position has the potential to become full time permanent for the right individual. The position reports directly to the Director of Finance.

Department: Accounting
Locations: Guelph
Compensation: $50,000 to $60,000



In this role, you will be responsible for assisting with the month end reporting and general accounting. Specific responsibilities include:


  • Preparation of monthly internal financial statements
  • Perform balance sheet reconciliations and working papers
  • Month end accruals and adjusting entries
  • Provide support to the year end external audit process
  • Excel spreadsheet analysis and reporting
  • Handling government remittances
  • Accounts payable and Accounts Receivable processing
  • Payroll processing


You will get the chance to take on ad-hoc projects as our client loves active thinkers! If you have experience in bookkeeping, we need to hear from you!


To be considered for this Bookkeeper opportunity,

  • 3+ years of experience working as a full charge bookkeeper or in the month end reporting cycle
  • Preference to candidate that have working for a NPO (not for profit organization)
  • CPA designation or actively working towards a designation or qualified by experience
  • College diploma or University degree
  • Experience with QuickBooks
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Intermediate to advanced level MS Excel skills
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail

Please apply with a MS Word Copy of your resume. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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