Parlee McLaws LLP is a well-established law firm with over 125 years of experience here in Alberta and we’re looking for a full-time Accounting Clerk to join our Accounting department. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual who can hit the ground running.Position OverviewThe schedule for this position is 5 days/week from 8:00AM – 5:00PM, with 1-hour break and this position will be primarily office-based. You will be reporting to the Director of Finance and your day to day will include a multitude of tasks such as:• Assist with processing, verification, and reconciliation of transactions including cheques, invoices, and cheque requisitions • Assist with processing, verification, and reconciliation of expense claims in ledger and/or computer system • Assist with preparing AR statements, and providing other AR support as required • Assist with processing, verification, and reconciliation of trust money • Posting of firm deposits • Assist with reconciling company credit card transactions • Assist with processing cost and foreign associate disbursements • Assist with month and year end procedures, including account reconciliations • Assist with managing petty cash transactions and reconciliation • Provide general accounting and clerical support to the accounting department, such as data entry and physical / digital filing • Provide back-up to other support staffRequirements• Successful completion of an accounting certificate or diploma • 2 – 5 years of relevant experience, including accounts payable and trust accounting • Knowledge of Elite, 3E, and/or automated accounting software is required • Experience in gathering data and compiling information • High attention to detail and commitment to producing accurate and high-quality work • Intermediate experience with MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) • Ability to organize, prioritize work and meet deadlines with a high degree of personal initiative • Must be able to handle confidential information in an ethical and professional manner • Strong customer service skills and relationship building abilities • Must read, speak, and write English fluentlySound like a good fit? We look forward to hearing from you! Please send your cover letter and resume as a PDF via email to the attention of email@example.com.Your application will be confidential. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.