Hub International Accounting Associate in Chilliwack, British Columbia

Accounting Associate

Location: Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada

Department: Accounting & Finance

Job Type: Full-time

Required education: High school or equivalent

Required experience: 1-2 years

Required travel: No travel required

Date posted: 30-Nov-2016

About HUB International Limited

HUB International was formed with the merger of 11 privately held Canadian insurance brokerages in 1998. Today, we have more than 9,000 employees in Canada and the US and rank among the World's 10 Largest Insurance Brokers by Crain’s Business Insurance. As a global insurance and employee benefits broker, we provide a broad array of property, casualty, risk management, life and health, employee benefits, investment and wealth management products and services. HUB is dedicated to helping individuals and businesses evaluate and manage their risks and insurance needs. Due to tremendous growth, we are hiring an Accounting Assistant for our team in Chilliwack.

HUB International is seeking talented professionals who can thrive in our entrepreneurial culture and collaborative environment. If you have a passion for excellence and a desire to grow your career, apply below.

About the position

Hub International Insurance is seeking candidates for Accounting Associate positions, in the areas of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Financial Management. These positions will be located out of our Chilliwack office. This is an ideal position for someone wanting to use their education and/or experience to join a company that is a leader in their industry. One of our biggest assets is the positive culture we have created and continue to develop. If you meet the requirements and are interested in working for an International company while enjoying a community minded atmosphere, please apply in confidence.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Data entering vendor invoices and cash receipts

  • Insurance company payables

  • Bank reconciliations

  • Filing and other office duties

  • Sorting and sending out cheques

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience:

  • 1 year of accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger or related experience is preferred

  • Strong work ethic and a positive can-do attitude

  • Effective communication in a team environment

  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail

  • Good alpha and numeric data entry speed

  • Some post-secondary accounting education is a great asset

  • A desire to continually improve and learn

  • Experience in an ERP system would be beneficial

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Outlook