The Navigators of Canada are a movement of people across the world who follow the teachings of Jesus and help individuals find their true purpose and meaning in life. As Navigators, we have committed ourselves to transforming our cities and communities. By actively loving those around us, wherever and whoever they may be, we hope to change the world. Want to join in? Find out more below.
Payroll and Accounting Specialist - download Word document
The Navigators of Canada is a Christian Mission Organization and Religious Order that ministers in Canada and abroad. The Navigators is a Canadian Registered Charity with staff & volunteers located across Canada and in several countries overseas. The Navigators of Canada is a key player in an international partnership of Navigator ministries from over 100 countries globally. Please find out more about us at our website www.navigators.ca.
The Navigators charitable purpose and the expectations of our donors and stakeholders is that we operate as a Christian ministry helping individuals to Know Christ and to Make Him Known. Each employee of The Navigators shall:
Duties & Responsibilities
In addition to actively collaborating with ministry and programme personnel to advance the strategic priorities of the ministry, the Payroll & Accounting Specialist is responsible for a range of payroll, accounting, bookkeeping, and administrative tasks. Administering and reconciling monthly payroll, responsible for government remittances and filings, serving ministry personnel, providing accounting support to management and staff, reimbursing expenses, accounts payable, bank reconciliations and recording financial transactions will be part of your daily routine.
The ideal candidate should be excited to work within a Christian charity. We are looking for a humble, hungry and smart individual with an affinity for maintaining and developing effective administrative routines. This role suits someone who has technical knowledge in accounting and Canadian payroll and is eager to innovate in the broader financial and administrative aspects of their work. The ability to work and communicate effectively with others is a must as well as having a methodical and proactive approach to work. Ideally, the successful candidate will have attained or is actively pursuing a payroll related diploma, degree, or designation. Experience within a not for profit or Canadian charity would be a plus.
We are looking for someone who is enthused by the prospect of exercising their Christian faith by applying existing skills and experience to help The Navigators of Canada pursue its calling to transform the world one person at a time.
Essential Knowledge, Skills & Attributes
Other Relevant Information
Term: This is intended as a long-term position with an initial contract of one year
Compensation: From $36,000 to $42,000 annually plus benefits
Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week with opportunity to increase hours seasonally
Location: Navigators Headquarters – Arva, Ontario (London)
Vacation: 2 weeks
Ideal Start Date: ASAP
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit a current resume including references and a statement explaining how they meet the selection criteria for the position to firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting the job title “Payroll & Accounting Specialist (F/T)”. Specific enquiries about this role and the application process can be sent to the same email address.
Applications will be accepted and reviewed until February 15, 2018. Interviews with a short list of candidates will be carried out by February 28, 2018 at our Arva office.
We regret that we will only be able to contact short-listed candidates.
The Navigator internship is designed to give participants a hands-on learning experience in the nature of full-time ministry and an introduction to the Navigator calling and ethos. Our desire is to infuse you with the skills and disciplines necessary to help others grow in their faith, draw closer to God, join God in mission and become more like Jesus.
Our goal is that this internship will also translate into the rest of your life. We are passionate about Jesus and His Kingdom. We long to see God's love renew and transform the lives of people and communities. All over the world, there are communities of people who need to experience the good news of Jesus and his Kingdom. Our goal is that by the end of this internship, you will be better equipped to follow Jesus wherever he might lead you.
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