Term: Summer 2013
Employment: 17 June 2013 – 23 August 2013
Travel to and from the Cadet Summer Training Centre, Accommodations and Meals provided
Location: Gimli, MB
Description: Each summer, the Canadian Cadet Organizations provides selected youth aged 12 to 18 with the opportunity to attend Cadet Summer Training Centres throughout Canada. Cadets attend courses that vary from 2 to 6 weeks in length and are involved an wide range of challenging and rewarding activities designed to teach valuable life and work skills such as teamwork, leadership and citizenship. The Summer Training Centres are staffed by members of the Canadian Forces, Public Servants, and contractors who are all dedicated to providing the best summer experience possible to all the cadets who attend. To find out more about the Canadian Cadet Organizations and our Summer Training Centres visit our website at www.cadets.gc.ca.
Duties: The Finance Officer position is responsible for maintaining accounting records and providing accounting services in accordance with Non-Public Funds policy and instructions. You would be responsible for preparing all payments of invoices and maintaining a double entry form of accounting for the cadet canteen and adult mess. The Finance Officer will provide regular balance updates on bank accounts, safeguard and manage cash on hand, and will prepare financial statements for the Commanding Officer.
Experience/Qualifications: Experience with bookkeeping is a must, and prefer some education with accounting. Experience with Simply Accounting would be an asset. Also prefer someone with experience managing small business accounts or small retail business.
Conditions: Must be able to obtain an Enhanced Reliability Screening
Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
Reply To: Major Neville Head
Corporate Services Officer
Regional Cadet Support Unit (Northwest)
PO Box 17000 Stn Forces