CBU RECENT OR POTENTIAL GRAD – Office Manager-Accountant


Nestled at the foot of Cape Breton Highlands National Park in Nova Scotia, Cheticamp Co-op is a diversified retail business providing its members/customers with food, hardware, building supplies and a funeral home. Our co-operative has been serving our community since 1937. It has an impressive growth record and an annual sales volume of approximately $12 million.

In this role, reporting to the General Manager, you will be an integral part of the financial team with responsibilities covering the full accounting cycle.

– Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
– 3-5 years of pertinent experience
– Excellent knowledge of Excel & Accounting Software
– Bilingualism (French/English) preferred


  • -Financial statements preparation
  • -Training, appraising, supervising, work scheduling and work assignments for all office personnel
  • – Payroll functions
  •  -Inventory control functions
  •  -Membership purchases and dividends
  • – Various journal entries
    – Bank reconciliations
    – Cash flow management
    – General ledger’s accounts reconciliation
    – Audit files preparation
    – Government reports preparation (GST/QST)


Application Details

– Competitive compensation and benefit program

– Pernament Full-Time

Please apply in writing to:


La Coopérative de Chéticamp

PO Box 40, Chéticamp

Cape Breton, N.S.

B0E 1H0

E-mail: davidmacdonald@cheticampco-op.com

Deadline date: February 3, 2017

We thank you for your interest, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.