Employment Opportunity Details

Finance Clerk



Term Position

Job Posting #17-16

Muskeg Lake Cree Nation


Saskatoon Tribal Council (STC) improves the quality of life of First Nations through mutually beneficial partnerships with community organizations and industry. Opportunities for improved living are accessed through programs and services in health, safety, economic development, education, and financial investments in the broader community. Acting as a representative body for seven First Nations, STC delivers programs and services to those living in member communities and Saskatoon. More information is available at www.sktc.sk.ca

FIRE: Fairness, Integrity, Respect, Excellence


Performs basic accounting functions to ensure proper flow of bills payment and receivables, along with reconciliation of vendor/customer’s account and statements. Prepare custom financial reports on payable and receivable accounts.


  • Calculate, prepare and issue documents related to accounts such as bills, invoices, inventory reports, account statements and other financial statements using computerized systems.
  • Reviews and verifies expenditure, personnel, and purchasing documents for availability of funding, mathematical correctness, and compliance with prevailing policy and state and federal funding requirements.
  • Code, total, batch, enter, verify and reconcile transactions such as accounts payable and receivable, payroll, purchase orders, cheques, invoices and cheque requisitions.
  • Bank reconciliations and entries
  • Respond to internal and external client inquiries, solve problems, and brief inter department staff regarding finance policies and procedures
  • Perform related clerical duties, and maintain records for audit and funding agency
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


  • Previous experience in accounts payable and receivable would be considered an asset
  • Well organized, detail oriented, enthusiastic, analytical with problem-solving skills
  • Interpersonal skills, oral communication, write reports and correspondence
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and/or projections.
  • Knowledge of computerized information systems, (Sage AccPac considered an asset).
  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications, and ability to prepare customized reports in Spreadsheet.


  • A minimum Grade 12 with experience and training in accounting, computer accounting programs and spreadsheets;
  • Experience working for a First Nation organization would be considered an asset


Deadline for application is 4:30pm Friday, May 26, 2017. 

Please apply by sending a resume, cover letter, CPIC & Vulnerable Sector Check with subject title “Finance Clerk” to: resumeREMOVE_THIS@muskeglakeREMOVE_THIS.com 

No telephone calls please, STC appreciates the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applicants are required to state how they meet the eligibility requirements in their cover letter.

* Internal postings are STC employment opportunites - open to qualified members of Kinistin Saulteaux Nation, Mistawasis First Nation, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Muskoday First Nation, One Arrow First Nation, Whitecap Dakota First Nation, Yellow Quill First Nation, or current permanent employees of the Saskatoon Tribal Council.

* External postings are STC employment opportunites - open for application by the general public

* Community Postings are STC member First Nation employment opportunities - open for application by the general public