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  • Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Type: Full-Time
Compensation: Dependent on experience

The Heiltsuk Economic Development Corporation is seeking an experienced Accounting Manager to join their finance team. In the heart of the Great Bear Rain Forest in a tight-knit community full of culture, community spirit and access to ocean activities and hiking it is a nature lover’s paradise. Although isolated, there is a hospital, airport, BC Ferry terminal, K-12 community school, Community College, RCMP detachment, Health Centre, Community Centre. The HEDC Group consists of ten entities operating as retail, service, forestry and seafood processing businesses.

Main duties

  • Oversee financial management and accounting for the HEDC group of companies;
  • Responsible for all month end requirements including reconciliations and journal entries
  • Prepare monthly comparative financial statements and reports for Management
  • Manage cash flow for the HEDC group of companies
  • Responsible for year-end preparations for the HEDC group of companies
  • Monitor and improve internal controls where necessary;
  • Ensure all regulatory requirements are met
  • Manage, motivate and train finance staff.

Employment Preferences


  • CPA designation in good standing or near completion
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a senior financial management role, preferably with multiple companies
  • Experience managing finance staff;
  • Experience with Sage 50 is an asset;
  • Experience working in a First Nations community;
  • A team leader with excellent communication skills.

Working Place and Hours

Location: HEDC Office, Bella Bella
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday

HEDC offers a competitive salary and benefits package. If you have the skills and qualifications required for this position please reply in confidence with resume and cover letter to:

Medric Reid, Director
Fax: 250 957 2522
Email: mreid@heiltsukdevco.com
PO Box 950 Bella Bella, BC V0T 1Z0

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, HEDC thanks you in advance for your interest in our company, no phone calls, please.