Finance Intern

(Internal/External Posting)

Under the direction of the Financial Director as part of our team environment, Michipicoten First Nation is seeking a bondable individual to fill the role of Finance Intern. The Finance Intern position will primarily be responsible to process accounts payable and assist the Financial Director and Sr. Accounting Clerk in day to day operations.


Job Duties (Include but are not limited to)

  • Code, total, batch, enter, verify, and reconcile transactions such as accounts payable and purchase orders, and credit card statements;
  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality in all interactions;
  • Assist with auditors;
  • Prepare financial reporting with accuracy;
  • Perform basic bookkeeping functions;
  • All other duties as required.



  • Degree or diploma in business, finance, accounting, or a related field is required.
  • Must possess strong time management and organizational skills;
  • Ability to communicate efficiently and diplomatically, both verbally and in writing;
  • A working knowledge of the Microsoft Office software suite.



Commensurate with education and/or experience. Comprehensive benefits package included.


Application Deadline

Friday, March 1, 2019 (Applications received after this date will not be considered)


Please forward your resume with a cover letter and three (3) employment-relatedreferences to:


Michipicoten First Nation

Robert Reece, Financial Director/Personnel

107 Hiawatha Drive

Wawa, ON P0S 1K0


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Michipicoten First Nation strives to ensure that its employment practices are free from direct and indirect discrimination and is committed to upholding the human rights of those participating in the hiring process. In pursuit of this commitment, Michipicoten First Nation will not condone or tolerate any acts of discrimination or harassment under any of the grounds protected under human rights legislation. This commitment extends to the hiring process and throughout the course ofemployment.

This position is engaged primarily in serving the interests of Michipicoten First Nation Citizens; therefore, Michipicoten First Nation shall give preference to citizens, and Indigenous applicants with equivalentskill sets and experience; all interested parties are encouraged to apply.

Please note that due to the sensitive nature of this position, a CPIC (criminal record check) isrequired.