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Position: Finance and HR Admin Coordinator
Organization: Park People/Amis des Parcs
Location: anywhere in Canada

In this full-time, permanent role, you will confidentially and accurately enter and retrieve data from automated HR and bookkeeping systems, process payroll, support recruitment efforts, and provide administrative support to Park People’s finance, administration, and shared services team, in addition to supporting Park People’s board of directors.

We are looking for an organized and analytic administrator with exceptional attention to detail and a keen eye for systems and processes.

Park People supports and mobilizes community park groups, community organizers, non-profits, park professionals and funders to activate the power of parks to build strong communities, healthy environments, and resilient cities.

We are dedicated to promoting equity, multiculturalism, and inclusion in our offices and in all of the work that we do. We are striving for a staff team that is representative of the communities where we work, and encourage applications from BIPOC candidates.

As Finance and HR Admin Coordinator your role will include:

  • Preparing semi-monthly payroll and pension submissions, and ensuring all records are accurate and up-to-date;
  • Administering various projects including audit preparation, provision of tax receipts, and invoice filing;
  • Monthly bookkeeping reconciliation and drafting financial reports;
  • Administering electronic personnel records and assigning trainings as required;
  • Providing administrative support for the recruitment and onboarding of new staff positions;
  • Preparing board meeting paperwork and assisting with committee support;
  • Stewarding Park People’s general email inbox;
  • Other administrative support as required.

The skills and experience you bring to the role include:

  • Attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy are essential;
  • Experience working with payroll, HRIS, and bookkeeping systems, with experience in Ceridian Powerpay, HRDownloads, and QuickBooks Online preferred;
  • Knowledge and experience working in Google Office Suite;
  • Office experience in general financial, HR, and other administrative tasks;
  • Demonstrated organizational skills.

A few other things that aren’t required but would make you a great fit…

  • Fluency in French is an asset; and
  • Experience working in a non-profit environment.

Location: Our preference is for someone located in Toronto, though we are open to candidates from across Canada and will assume a blend of remote and in-person work.

Salary Range: $43,000 - $45,000

Anticipated Start Date: January 2022

Park People is a great place to work:

  • We offer a generous benefits package including health and dental benefits, generous vacation time, annual cost of living increases and a pension plan.
  • We have an amazing work culture with smart, engaged colleagues who want to learn and improve while having fun.
  • We work remotely with colleagues across the country and have a strong culture of collaboration that supports a hybrid in-person and remote workplace.
  • We value flexibility and work life balance for our team members and offer flexible work hours.
  • We offer time and funding to support education and training, and grow professionally with progressive career opportunities as Park People continues to grow.
  • We provide you the chance to lead change and have an impact in communities across Canada.

Please send your resume and cover letter in one electronic file in confidence by November 28th, 2021 to . If you require accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact us at to provide your contact information.

In addition to following all Provincial and Federally mandated Covid-19 measures, and to ensure the safety of our employees and our stakeholders, Park People requires that all employees be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as a condition of employment.

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Nov 15 2021    ID: 61890