Employment Opportunity - Accounts Payable/ Payroll Clerk

Accounts Payable/ Payroll Clerk

Full time - 12 Month Term Position

 Annual Salary - $49,401.00  

The County of Annapolis Finance Department is currently seeking an Accounts Payable/ Payroll Clerk to join their team for a 12 month term. This is an opportunity to work amongst the breathtaking natural beauty of the Bay of Fundy shoreline and the lush Annapolis River valley, where you will be captivated by coastal communities, towns, village, historic properties and stunning parks that are the pride of our county. Annapolis County is an ideal location to live, work and play.

The Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk reports to the Manager of Finance and is responsible for providing financial, administrative and clerical services. This includes processing and monitoring payments and expenditures and preparing and monitoring of the payroll system. Services are provided in an effective and efficient manner to ensure municipal finances are accurate and up-to-date, that vendors and suppliers are paid within established time limits and that staff and council are paid in a timely and appropriate manner.


The successful applicant has post-secondary education and/ or equivalent experience in business and/ or finance. They have previous experience in payroll, benefits and pension administration as well as in accounts payable. Experience in a Municipal environment would be considered an asset.

This person must have solid proficiency in Microsoft Office, SAP, and other financial software. They must be an analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem solving skills. This position requires someone who has strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to interact with co-workers, council and public in a positive and professional manner.

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Deadline for submissions: 12:00 PM December 7, 2022

Kate Inglis, Human Resources & Compensation Coordinator

(902) 532-0890

Email: employment@annapoliscounty.ca

Municipality of the County of Annapolis

PO Box 100, 752 St George Street

Annapolis Royal, NS  B0S 1A0


Applications will not be accepted via Social Media (Facebook)


The County of Annapolis thanks all those for applying but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.