Financial Administrative Assistant

May 16 2019
Industries Education, Training
Categories Accounting, Finance, Administrative, Clerical, Administrative assistant, Account receivables, Accounts payable, Accounting clerk, Bookkeeping, Payroll
Toronto, ON

Are U a stellar Administrative professional with a Financial background? Have you held previous roles such as Finance Clerk, A/P Clerk, A/R Clerk, Bookkeeper, Administrative Assistant?

Then the York University Temporary Agency may be the right fit for you!

YUTA is an internal agency that services York University's temporary hiring needs.  YUTA sources, screens, assesses, interviews, references and places temporary employees in short term assignments throughout the University.  While they vary based on the unique needs of the University, the duration of these assignments vary - but are typically for 2-3 months, possibly longer, and are generally 35 hours per week (8:30am - 4:30 pm Monday to Friday), at a starting salary of $14.96 - $19.87/hour.

So, what is in it for U?

There are many reasons why temporary work, specifically YUTA, could be great for you!  Join our team and here is how you will benefit:

  • Flexibility…  You can accept assignments based on your interest, or simply take some time off between assignments, if you want a break.
  • Gain work experience… You can obtain valuable experience at York University and add to your already impressive resume.
  • Enable opportunity... You are able to work in various Faculties and Departments across campus.  You are gaining experience, making new connections.
  • Make connections...  We connect with all types of applicants and get to know about them - their experiences, skills and their goals.  We make connections between what you offer and what the manager's needs across campus are. 
  • Access to job opportunities… A large majority of our assignments are unionized, you may enter a bargaining unit that will give you the ability to apply to other jobs within York University.

Sound Interesting…Do U have what it takes?

  • Superior communication and customer service skills
  • A proven problem solver who can flex and adapt to various projects/tasks and offices
  • Ability to be resourceful, organized and get things done
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member in a fast-paced environment
  • Computer proficiency in a Windows environment using MS Office

How it works

  • Visit our career page to view current opportunities and apply on-line
  • Our team will review your application and potentially invite you to an interview
  • Should you proceed to complete the recruitment process, you will be added to the roster
  • Our team will then reach out to you as assignments become available

If you are excited to get this process started, we encourage you to apply online at

York University is committed to Employment Equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University's employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.  York University is committed to employment equity and diversity and a positive and supportive environment.

York University offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by York University regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if you require accommodation. Please note, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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