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Senior Accounting Clerk

December 2 2019
Categories Accounting, Finance, Accounting clerk, Accounting, Finance
London, ON

Temporary, full-time position (approx. 15 months) – London, ON

Are you an experienced Accounting Clerk looking for a new opportunity to demonstrate your multi-tasking skills and attention to detail? If so, consider joining London Hydro's Finance Department.

Working under the direction of the Supervising Accountant, or designate, and calling upon your background within a business/accounting environment, you'll perform a variety of accounting duties relating to the general ledger, accounts payable, fixed assets, accounts receivable and sundry billing.


As part of your responsibilities as a Senior Accounting Clerk, you will:

  • Coordinate, compile and prepare journal entries such as capital and expense accruals and amortization of prepaid expenditures;
  • Assist in accounts payable functions such as input and process supplier invoices, and prepare payments;
  • Analyze, troubleshoot, follow up on, and reconcile accounts, as required;
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations;
  • Assist other London Hydro departments with inquiries;
  • Complete various schedules, reconciliations, reports, and sundry billings;
  • Adhere to all Occupational Health and Safety Act rules and regulations, the IHSA's Electrical Utility Safety Rules, London Hydro safe work practices and procedures, and all components of London Hydro's health and safety program.


The qualified Senior Accounting Clerk we seek must be able to meet the following requirements:

  • Successful completion of a community college diploma program in Business – Accounting, requiring between one and two years to obtain, or equivalent;
  • At least two (2) years of relevant experience in a business/accounting environment;
  • Proficiency using technology applications associated with the position.

About London Hydro

For over a century, London Hydro has been providing safe, affordable and reliable electricity to a diverse customer base. We are one of the area's larger employers, with a highly skilled and motivated team of people across many different occupations. Through this dedicated team and an extensive network of overhead and underground power lines, we power over 150,000 homes and businesses, and continue to improve the way people live and work.

Living in London offers many lifestyle benefits. Develop your career at London Hydro.

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For more information and to apply

To find out more about London Hydro, as well as this and other opportunities to join our team, please visit our website at If you are both qualified and safety-focused, we invite you to submit your cover letter and resume as a single document, saving the file as your last name and first name with no spaces (i.e., LastnameFirstname), by Wednesday, December 11, 2019, to: Human Resources Department, London Hydro Inc., P.O. Box 2700, London, ON  N6A 4H6. Fax: 519-661-5164. E-mail (quote Senior Accounting Clerk in the subject line and ensure that you attach your resume): ****@***********.***. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Criminal Record Check prior to the commencement of employment. An education check will also be conducted.

London Hydro is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available under the Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

While we appreciate all applications received, only those invited for an interview will be acknowledged.  Any personal information submitted will be managed in accordance with the requirements of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used only to determine eligibility for employment.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, this advertisement is directed to applicants who are authorized to work in Canada. network