• KwänlinWhitehorse
  • Takhini River
  • Dä̀kwä̀kä̀daHaines Junction
  • ShadęlChampagne
  • Tthe yänlinCanyon
  • Lu ghäKlukshu

Competition #22-23-18 Accounts Payable Clerk

Aug 4, 2022

Shadhäla Äshèyi yè Kwädän, Champagne and Aishihik First Nations or CAFN, is located in the Yukon Territory and northern B.C.  We have one of the most spectacular workplaces in the Yukon and CAFN is one of the First Nations leading the way in Self-Government in Canada.

Our people (dän) are deeply connected to Dákeyi (our land).  We are actively building Dän K’e (our culture and beliefs) back into all that we do.

Through our offices in Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction) and Kwänlin (Whitehorse) our goal is to hire CAFN Citizens as well as skilled people from the Yukon, Canada and beyond, who will help us continue to grow and innovate our Self Government.   We are a competitive employer with strong family and cultural values and generous benefits, and we welcome your interest in advancing our Self Government through employment with our nation.

Regular Full-time      

Salary: Level 6 – $62,177.00 – $72,738.00

Robust Benefits and Pension Package

Location: Haines Junction

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Finance Manager, the Accounts Payable (A/P) Clerk is directly responsible for performing all accounts payable functions, including disbursing non-payroll accounts payable to individuals, suppliers, corporations, and other entities. This position maintains ledgers, credit balances, and account irregularities. The A/P Clerk will also ensure the timely and accurate processing of payment documents such as purchase orders, travel reimbursements, stipends, and any other accounting transactions related to Accounts Payable management and performs other related duties.

 Education and Experience:

Post-secondary diploma or certificate in accounting, finance, or business administration combined with experience using Microsoft Office and computerized accounting such as SAGE Accounts Payable/Receivables, payroll, and General Ledger.  An equivalent combination of education, training and/or work experience will be considered.

 Conditions of Employment:

  • Criminal Record Check
  • Willingness to work evenings and/or weekends, as required
  • Mandatory confidentiality is a condition of employment for all CAFN personnel
  • All Champagne and Aishihik First Nations employees are expected to conduct their duties in a harmonious and cooperative manner intended to enhance the First Nations efforts to build a strong and prosperous Government.

CAFN is an equal opportunity employer, however, qualified Aboriginal applicants will be given priority in accordance with the Aboriginal Employment Preference Policy of the Canadian Human Rights Commission.

Please note that selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume. We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

 Temporary Assignments may be considered. Please ensure you have supervisor approval before applying.

 An eligibility list will be created from this posting.

Job description: JD_AP Clerk_May 2020

Deadline: 4:30 pm on August 25, 2022

Send current resume and supporting documents to:

Monique Martin

Human Resources Officer

Phone: (867)456-6888 ext 340

mmartin@cafn.ca