Bookkeeper
Canadian Martyrs Parish, Hamilton

Canadian Martyrs Roman Catholic Church and the Catholic Chaplaincy at McMaster University are looking for a part-time (8 hour/week) Bookkeeper. Reporting to the Parish Priest, this position offers a competitive rate of pay and flexible hours.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all accounting and bookkeeping functions, including payroll and ensuring the maintenance of up to date, accurate records
  • Preparation of monthly and annual financial statements with supporting analysis to meet Government and Chancery requirements
  • Input of parishioner’s financial contributions, overseeing of collection counters/ deposits and preparation of annual tax receipts
  • Updating of Parish records as needed
  • Administration of the employee benefits program for Parish staff
  • Completion of other tasks/duties as needed.

Requirements:

  • College diploma in accounting/bookkeeping
  • Strong computer skills (knowledge of MS Office and QuickBooks is necessary)
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Openness to foster and develop core values of community: Joyful, Relational, and Ignatian
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Great communication skills
  • A good understanding of and respect for Catholic Doctrine, Liturgy and practice, as determined by the Bishop of Hamilton.

Please send your resumes to ggrewal@hamiltondiocese.com

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.