Parlee McLaws LLP is a well-established law firm with over 135 years of experience here in Alberta with talented and reputable lawyers supported by a hardworking group of loyal and long tenured staff. We’re looking for a highly motivated Accounting Technician to join our Firm. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated and detailed oriented accountant and will be an integral part of the Accounting Team.Position OverviewReporting to the Controller, you will be responsible for a multitude of tasks such as: • Processing of accounts receivables including collections and reconciliations • Reviewing semi-monthly payroll prior to processing as well as entering timesheets as required • Assisting with investments as well as firm and trust deposits • Assisting with accounts payables processing, verification, and reconciliation of transactions including cheques, invoices, and cheque requisitions • Assisting with company credit card reconciliations • Assisting with cost and foreign associate disbursements • Provide back-up to other support staff • Data entry, as requiredThe ideal candidate possesses the following traits: • Minimum 5 years of relevant experience • Successful completion of high school diploma or equivalent • Accounting certificate or diploma, would be an asset • Knowledge of Elite 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 fluentlyIn return, we offer: • A competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits plan including pension matching • Support for continuing education and developmentSound like a good fit? We look forward to hearing from you! Please upload your cover letter and resume to HREdmonton@parlee.com. Your application will be confidential.We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.