Bookkeeper - PSAC

Salary: $63,881 to $71,899, plus $1,486.43 Bilingual Allowance (expired salary)

Employment type: Indeterminate

Location: Ottawa Headquarters

Closing Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 15:30 EDT

Employment equity designation: Designated

Target groups: Racialized persons

Search area: Employees of PSAC, Components, and PSAC Holdings Ltd, Members giving PSAC membership number, General public

Competition Number: 0033-0004-A020

Branch/Section: Finance & Information Management Branch

Group: AEU 2

Classification: Band 7

Purpose of position: 

Global linguistic level:

Second language CEFR level: B1

As a result of the PSAC Workforce and Availability Analysis and in accordance with the PSAC Employment Equity Plan, the successful candidate for this appointment will be a qualified Racially Visible person.

Under the supervision of the Supervisor, Financial Accounting and the direction of the Finance Officers, the bookkeeper -accounts processes, records and reconciles financial transactions.




  • Experience using computerized business accounting systems;
  • Collegial studies in accounting or in a field relevant to the position.


  • Knowledge of PSAC organizational structure and administrative procedures, policies and precedents;


  • Ability to understand and apply collective agreements, directives, policies and procedures;
  • Proven ability to work independently and to contribute effectively in a team environment;
  • Good organization, interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Ability to adjust to changing priorities / peak workloads and to meet deadlines;
  • Second language skills as per the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) level indicated above

Personal suitability:

  • Good judgment;
  • Discretion, tact and ability to deal with members, staff and suppliers in a diplomatic manner;
  • Understanding and commitment to trade union and employment equity principles.


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The PSAC is committed to employment equity and is actively seeking to ensure a representative workforce. We encourage applications from members of equity seeking groups.

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Closing date: 

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 15:30


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