The Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild is looking to fill the position of temporary Bookkeeper for a one-year term.
The Bookkeeper is responsible for ensuring accountability for all funds of the Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild (SWG) and the SWG Foundation Inc. (SWGF). This temporary part-time position will fill a maternity leave while providing essential support to a provincial non-profit arts organization, working closely with a team of creative professionals that produce engaging, diverse programming and services for over 650 provincial and national members.
Applicants should be a graduate of a recognized accounting program and/or have extensive experience in general accounting (non-profit preferred). Experience with Sage 50 Accounting is an asset. If you feel you have the experience and/or background that would make you a competitive candidate for this position, please submit your application, including cover letter and resume, to Tracy Hamon firstname.lastname@example.org to no later than Monday, September 18, 2023.
This Regina office-based position is approximately 22.5 hours per week with the ability to work flexible hours. Compensation is commensurate with qualifications. As this is a temporary position, no benefits will be paid. The SWG appreciates all responses to this competition; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Position: Temporary Bookkeeper
October 2023-October 2024
Supervisor: Executive Director
The Temporary Bookkeeper for the Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild (SWG) is responsible for ensuring accountability for all funds of the Saskatchewan Writers' Guild (SWG) and the SWG Foundation Inc. (SWGF). This temporary position provides essential support to this provincial non-profit arts organization, which offers numerous programs and services for writers throughout Saskatchewan.
The Bookkeeper is responsible for maintaining the financial aspects of the organization, including payables, receivables, the general ledger, and trust accounts. The Bookkeeper maintains and develops accurate financial records and effective systems to support the SWG and the SWGF’s financial accountability. The Bookkeeper reports directly to the Executive Director. The Executive Director reviews his/her performance.
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