One of Whistler’s top men’s and women’s fashion + lifestyle stores, Jonathan+Olivia, is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper to join their fantastic team! Ideally suited for experienced administrator who has some experience in general bookkeeping, is meticulous and detail-oriented, highly organized and has a passion for administration. Offering a flexible schedule with the opportunity to work part-time or full-time hours, competitive wage and great perks!
About the Role:
- Full-time, Monday to Friday with flexible hours.
- Potential for a part-time bookkeeper as well.
- Wage starting in the range of $20 to $22 per hour based on experience.
- Active lifestyle benefits (ie: gym pass, ski pass) with extended health benefits negotiable after 3-month probation period.
- Store discount.
The Perfect Candidate:
- 2 years’ experience working in an administrative role with general bookkeeping and data entry skills, preferably within the retail industry.
- Must have a passion for administrative work with strong attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills.
- Ability to problem-solve and work independently in a team environment is essential.
- QuickBooks experience and knowledge is a prerequisite.
- Experience with Hubdoc, Retail Pro / Magento desirable plus strong computer skills in MS Office Suite.
- Proactive with a “get it done” attitude and a willingness to pitch in where needed.
- Friendly with a good sense of humour and the maturity to handle a range of situations.
- Takes ownership and pride in accuracy work.
- Takes initiative and is willing to share opinion.
- Great communication capacity.
- Perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks including being a Personal Assistant to the President.
- Organizing and managing all Invoices, credit notes, bills, expenses, shipping forms to scan into accounting system.
- Follow up with vendor inquiries, post/file purchase orders.
- Prepare cheque runs for approval and maintain cheque register for AP.
- Tally staff hours for payroll.
- Oversees shipper / receiver to ensure that goods received at the store matches the vendor invoice and are accurately recorded in our inventory system.
- Liaise with UPS and other shipping companies to ensure all additional costs (duties, taxes, brokerage fees etc) are correctly applied.
- Manage return authorizations, ensure receipt adjustments, return to vendor transactions, credit notes are received, and sales transactions are posted accurately and in a timely fashion.
- Ensures that inventory is counted per company schedules and the results of inventory counts are properly recorded.
- Answer telephone, redirect calls, and attend to office visitors.
- Additional tasks including but not limited to: picking up dry cleaning, client repairs and dropping off online shipping orders to Canada Post /UPS.
- Please take about 7 minutes to highlight your job-specific strengths and experience here: http://www.whistler-jobs.com/SOQ/accounting .
- Ensure we have your resume and profile on file here (you only have to do this once): http://www.whistler-jobs.com/apply-for-work/
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