Job Posting

Accounting Assistant

Employer Name: 
Job Location: 
Grand Forks, BC

We are currently recruiting for an Accounting Assistant for our Grand Forks office in Grand Forks, British Columbia. The Accounting Assistant will be responsible for processing contractor pay, log sales and stumpage, various accounting tasks including month end journal entries and account reconciliations, as well as general administrative support.

What You’ll Do

  • Process and manage contractor pay– data entry, contract management and payment to contractors on semi-monthly basis.
  • Process and manage log sales invoicing.
  • Process and manage stumpage invoices.
  • Prepare several month end journal entries and account reconciliations.
  • Assist and provide backup support to other accounting staff as required.
Specific Skills Required: 
  • Technical administrative or business training and/or related experience
  • Competency with accounting software systems
  • Forest industry familiarity/experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of accounts payable and general accounting practices and procedures
  • Highly organized with an ability to prioritize tasks to meet tight deadlines
  • Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to maintain a high level of efficiency and accuracy in preparing, entering and reviewing information.
  • Team player and self-starter with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to effectively and courteously communicate information (written & verbal) and clarify requirements
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office


1-2 years of accounts payable or accounting related experience preferred
Posting Will Expire: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Company Information: 
Who We Are Interfor is a growth-oriented lumber company with operations in Canada and the United States. We have an annual production capacity of 3 billion board feet and offer one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers around the world. What We Offer Interfor is where excellence meets opportunity. We invest in your success by positioning you alongside the best people in top quartile mill facilities located in great communities across North America. In the past decade, we’ve infused close to $1 billion into modern facilities and systems that employ the latest technologies. Interfor is one of the largest lumber companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success.
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 

Interested in being a part of our team? Apply online at

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug & alcohol test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

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