Financial Support, Shared Services 

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario.  Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities making it an excellent place to build a career and raise a family. 

The Corporation of the City of Cornwall has an opportunity for an energetic individual interested in becoming a member of the Financial Services department in the position of Shared Services Financial Support.

This role is responsible to provide timely and accurate financial operating information; to monitor, analyze and reconcile balance sheet, revenue, and expenditure accounts and prepare related journal entries; process payments; compile, calculate and prepare analysis for provincially mandated reporting requirements; to process and record payments to Service Providers; to collect and deposit child care payments; to recover outstanding payments and to prepare and complete quarterly service data statistics.

Our candidates must possess Grade 12 education, and a minimum 2-year College program in Accounting, Business Administration with an Accounting / Finance concentration; Possess at least 2 years recent experience in a business setting performing accounting duties, including preparation of journal entries, reconciliations and analysis;  Demonstrate ability to perform analytical tasks; Must possess strong computer knowledge and experience (intermediate level skills in spreadsheet applications/templates) – Excel testing will be required; Must demonstrate strong interpersonal, organization and communication skills; Bilingualism (English & French) will be considered an asset.

The City of Cornwall offers a competitive starting salary of $32.54 an hour, 35 hours per week as well as a comprehensive benefits package.

The deadline for submissions is December 12, 2022. Please submit your resume and proof of qualifications in confidence to:

To apply, fill out the application form online quoting File: 22-184 Shared Services Financial Support

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Information collected will be handled in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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