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Finance Clerk

Community and Government Services
Rankin Inlet
Reference number: 
Type of employment: 
Restricted to beneficiaries
Union Status: 
This position is included in the Nunavut Employees Union
Northern Allowance: 
No staff housing available
Closing Date: 
01 March 2019


This is a Position of Trust and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required.

As per HRM Directive 518, this employment opportunity is restricted to Nunavut Inuit in Rankin Inlet only.

Reporting to the Manager, Finance and Administration, the Finance Clerk provide entry level accounts payable and accounts receivables services in terms of data entry, verification and basic reconciliation as assigned general administration services, in accordance with established policy, procedures and financial controls, to ensure accurate and timely processing of transactions and effective client services, in accordance with the financial goals of the Government of Nunavut.

The Finance Clerk impacts the timeliness and accuracy of accounts payable and accounts receivable information, correct payments to employees and suppliers, accurate financial reports for management decision making at the Department level and the reputation of the Department and the Government of Nunavut internally and externally. Assigned administrative responsibilities such as travel and contacts with internal and external services providers and stakeholders impact cost effective arrangements, client satisfaction, effective relationships and work unit effectiveness.

The knowledge, skills and abilities required for this job are usually obtained through a high school diploma with 1 year of general office experience.

Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.

Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.

An eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.

Department of Finance (Rankin Inlet)

Government of Nunavut
PO Box 460, Rankin Inlet, Nunavut X0C 0G0
Phone: (867) 645-8065
Toll free: 1-800-933-3072
Fax: (867) 645-8097