Office Manager / Accountant

  • Company:
    Federated Co-Op Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Banking

The Co-operative Retailing System (CRS) is a unique, multi-billion dollar organization based on the fundamental principles of co-operation. It is comprised of a network of approximately 190 autonomous retail co-operatives across Western Canada along with their branch operations, and Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL). FCL is the wholesaling/manufacturing arm of the CRS, which provides the retail co-ops with a range of products and services. Twin Valley Co-op Ltd. invites applications for the position of Office Manager/Accountant.Twin Valley Co-op is a successful retail situated in Southwestern Manitoba with sales of $80 million. While agriculture is a core commodity, we also have Food, Home & Lumber, Petroleum and Gas Bar retail stores in five communities.Customer service is our competitive advantage as is our goal to be the retailer of choice in our area.Twin Valley Co-op is searching for an OFFICE MANAGER/ACCOUNTANT at our corporate office in Birtle. This position reports directly to the Controller.The OFFICE MANAGER/ACCOUNTANT is responsible for providing direction to administrative staff by working directly with the Controller. He or she will complete the period end financial statements, conduct internal audit functions, and assist in the preparation of the annual budget.The successful candidate must live the brand, making those around them feel at home. Applicants must have a minimum of 2-3 years of experience in finance or accounting with excellent accounting skills and knowledge. They must be proficient in a variety of computer applications, including MS Office. They will have excellent organizational, leadership, and interpersonal skills, as well as have the ability to work effectively in a team environment.Experience within the Co-operative Retailing System will be considered an asset. A Bachelor of Commerce or Accounting designation will also be considered a strong asset.We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and excellent opportunities for advancement.