Bookkeeper – Homestarts – Deadline Apr 15th


Bookkeeper – Homestarts – Deadline Apr 15th

Bookkeeper – Toronto

Homestarts Incorporated is looking for Bookkeeper to manage the day-to-day bookkeeping entries onsite at a Co-operative Housing property in Toronto. The position is full-time (5 days/37.5 hours per week). Occasional evening or weekend work may be required in the position.

Education required

• University degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience required

• Minimum three years’ experience in non-profit or co-op housing, social services or related field
• Minimum 2 years’ experience with Yardi software in a bookkeeping/accounting capacity
• Extensive customer service background
• NewViews, HMWorx software an asset

The successful applicant will be

• able to work independently , while working with a team
• effective at prioritizing tasks and handling stress in an extremely busy environment
• proficient with Word, Excel, Outlook & Yardi
• knowledgeable about accounting for non-profits

Someone with no experience in co-op or non-profit housing may be considered provided they have the relevant, transferable skills and a compatible work/educational background, including mandatory Yardi experience.

Homestarts provides a comprehensive compensation package, tiered to reflect length of employment, including group benefits after 3 months, 3 weeks’ vacation to start and RRSP contribution after 1 year.

Homestarts is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Human Resources will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any state of the hiring process.

WE THANK ALL APPLICANTS, HOWEVER, ONLY THOSE CHOSEN FOR AN INTERVIEW WILL BE CONTACTED.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to by email only to: hr@homestarts.org. The deadline for applications is April 15, 2017.

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Bookkeeper – Homestarts