Accounts Assistant


On behalf of our client Society of Saint Vincent de Paul we searching for a detail-oriented and organized Accounts Assistant to join their financial team in Victoria, BC. The ideal candidate will have experience in clerical and customer support roles. As an Accounts Assistant, you will be responsible for providing administrative support to the accounting department, ensuring the accurate and timely processing of financial transactions.

If you are a motivated individual with excellent organizational skills and a passion for providing exceptional customer service, this is the opportunity for you!

To learn more about this role and what your day may hold, be sure to review the full Job Description at

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul offers:

  • Competitive salary of $50,000 to $55,000 per year and reviewed annually
  • Employer paid Group Insurance, including a medical and dental benefit plan
  • Pension plan
  • On-site parking
  • Support for continuing professional development
  • Hybrid remote and in-office working conditions
  • 14 stats including Easter Monday, Christmas Eve and Boxing day
  • Standard hours. We value your work-life balance and family/community time
  • A socially responsible and inclusive culture in a successful social enterprise

Our ideal Accounts Assistant brings the following:

  • Post secondary certificate or diploma in accounting or bookkeeping, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered
  • A minimum of 1 year of recent bookkeeping or accounting experience
  • Proficient in using computerized accounting systems and MS Office Suite (Word, Excel)
  • Experience with Sage 50 considered and asset


These Skills and Abilities will help you thrive:


  • Demonstrated working knowledge of basic accounting principles and procedures
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in data entry and record keeping
  • Excellent communication skills, fluent in English, both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated, and ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative professional team
  • Demonstrate good judgement, with a desire to learn and excel


About Society of Saint Vincent de Paul:

The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul of Vancouver Island has been supporting people in need on Vancouver Island since 1916. Focused on impacting the lives of people affected by poverty, the Society offers emergency relief services while maintaining a focus and commitment to addressing the root causes that contribute to poverty in our communities. Through a variety of programs, the Society provides support through affordable housing, a food pantry, home visit program, community inclusion program for persons with developmental disabilities and thrift stores providing clothing and household items to those in need, to name a few.

Society of St. Vincent de Paul is committed to cultivating an inclusive, fair, equitable and diverse culture. They welcome applicants of every race, ethnicity, gender, orientation, sexual identity, economic class, ability, disability, age, religious beliefs or disbeliefs, or status. They believe that diverse perspectives and backgrounds are what make us better, and they look forward to welcoming your unique strengths to their team.

How to Apply:

We encourage you to review the Job Description at and then forward a resume that clearly outlines how your skills and experience meet the requirements of this role to TallSky Consulting.    


TallSky is committed to supporting our clients in building inclusive cultures that embrace differences. Our approach reflects professional employment equity practices, and we believe in celebrating each candidate’s uniqueness. Diverse teams learn how to communicate respectfully, deliver more innovative solutions and are better positioned for long-term success.    


This position will remain open until it is filled. We thank all applicants; however, after initial acknowledgement, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted

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