Accounting Clerk II – Finance Department

Accounting Clerk II - Finance Department
Temporary Full-Time (Approximately 1 Year)
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL

This position is primarily responsible for general ledger functions and will be located in the Financial Services Office in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL.


  • Graduation from high school, supplemented by the successful completion of a two-year Business Diploma Program (specializing in Accounting);
  • Considerable knowledge of bookkeeping principles and practices;
  • Recent and relevant experience in an accounting environment;
  • Experience in computerized accounting systems and trust accounting is preferred;
  • Experience, Meditech, Excel and/or Word would be an asset;
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and meet monthly deadlines;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • The successful applicant will be required to submit a satisfactory certificate of conduct.

Duties and Responsibilities: (Include but not limited to):

  • Reviews, prepares and posts month-end and year end journal entries 
  • Reviews and prepares prepaid entries for appropriate accounting distribution monthly
  • Provides training and assists staff in coastal communities to ensure cash reports are accurate and received on a timely basis;
  • Receives and reconciles monthly cash reports from coastal communities;
  • Monitors and logs monthly fuel reports from coastal communities
  • Reviews and processes cheque clearing daily and prepares Bank Reconciliations monthly:
  • Prepares financial reports for submission to various parties;
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • CG-26 of the NAPE HS salary scales at $22.23 to $24.61 hourly plus the applicable Labrador Allowance.

Hours of Work: 

  • 75 hours bi-weekly. Monday to Friday.

This position is open to both male and female applicants.

Interested applicants please submit resume, stating competition number 2019000178N to: 

Human Resources Department
Labrador - Grenfell Regional Health Authority
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, NL A0P 1C0
Tele: (709) 897-2164 Fax: (709) 896-4741
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About Labrador Grenfell Health

The Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority (Labrador-Grenfell Health) was formed on April 1, 2005, with the merger of Grenfell Regional Health Services and Health Labrador Corporation.

Labrador-Grenfell Health provides quality health and community services to a population just under 37,000 and covers the communities north of Bartlett's Harbour on the Northern Peninsula and all of Labrador. Corporate headquarters is located in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.

Labrador-Grenfell Health employs approximately 1500 staff and operates twenty-two facilities, including three hospitals, three community health centres, 14 community clinics and two long-term care facilities. Labrador-Grenfell Health is an integrated health and community services board.

It delivers both primary and secondary health services to the residents of the region, including:

  • acute care, diagnostic and clinical support services
  • community health and wellness
  • health protection services
  • long-term care
  • mental health and addictions services
  • residential services
  • therapeutic intervention, family rehabilitation and other rehabilitation services

In the Aboriginal communities, Labrador-Grenfell Health is joined by the Nunatsiavut Department of Health and Social Development, two Innu Band Councils, NunatuKavut (formerly the Labrador Métis Nation), Health Canada and private practitioners in delivering community health programs that meet the health needs of residents in the region.

Join our Team

Labrador Grenfell Health is a team of approximately 1500 employees - where everyone matters. We provide quality health care services to a population of just under 37,000 through the operation of 22 facilities that include 3 hospitals, 3 health centres, 14 community clinics and 2 long term care facilities.

Labrador-Grenfell Health offers a unique opportunity to live and work in a region of Atlantic Canada than combines the peace and quiet of a rural setting with modern equipped facilities and a strong sense of community spirit.

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