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Job Skills offers employment solutions connecting the skills of job seekers with the needs of employers to create a more vibrant community.

Job Skills is a forward thinking, not-for-profit, charitable organization that is constantly developing or implementing new programs to help individuals achieve economic independence as well as support local employers to meet their current and future hiring needs. We are ethical, client-focused, performance-oriented and believe in the personal growth of our staff, our community and our clients.

Job Skills is committed to fostering a workplace that is both inclusive and representative of the communities we serve. As a diverse workplace incorporates a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, we believe that being a diverse and inclusive organization is essential to achieving success and client satisfaction in all Job Skills’ programs and services. To meet these objectives, we invite all qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Please be advised that accommodation is available upon request.

Web Developer

Full-Time Opportunity
Newmarket Location

Who we are:

Job Skills offers employment solutions connecting the skills of job seekers with the needs of employers to create a more vibrant community.

What we need:

A positive, highly skilled individual who:

  • Has a bachelor’s degree and/or technical training in computer science and/or design, from a recognized college or university.
  • Is proficient in website development, content management, web graphics, multimedia and online security with a minimum of 2-3 years recent and relevant experience.
  • Has proven expertise working with core web technologies JS, HTML, CSS, and web protocols including internet related software (WordPress, SEO tools, etc…).
  • Has knowledge of AODA and web best practices ensuring that all web content is in compliance with current accessibility standards.
  • Has knowledge of Google Analytics and online survey tools.
  • Has superior oral and written communication skills.
  • Well organized, with the ability to multi-task and problem solve and attention to detail
  • Is able to work effectively both in a team environment and independently.
  • Experience working with learning management systems (LMS), is an asset.
  • Has design experience utilizing Adobe CC, is an asset.
  • Has proficiency in Office 365 (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, etc…).
  • Will have a valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.
What you will do:

Support the Job Skills’ IT team by

  • Assisting the IT and Marketing departments with technical needs for proposed new website development (WordPress, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, PHP) and ongoing maintenance projects.
  • Collaborating with IT and Marketing teams in identifying and building key front-end functionalities, for optimal SEO, UX, and responsive design.
  • Maintaining, supporting and managing key components of an LMS platform, including integration of online training materials into the LMS.
  • Collaborating with team members on an ongoing basis, to meet organizational needs and make improvements to the functionality and usability of all web assets.
What you will get:

In addition to the satisfaction gained from helping people reach their goals, Job Skills offers a competitive salary and benefits package!

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please read on to learn more about Job Skills, how you can apply to this exciting position and become part of our growing Job Skills Team!

Job Skills is a forward thinking, not-for-profit, charitable organization that is constantly developing or implementing new programs to help individuals achieve economic independence as well as support local employers to meet their current and future hiring needs. We are ethical, client-focused, performance-oriented and believe in the personal growth of our staff, our community and our clients.

As Web Developer, you will work for a high performing organization that is dedicated to contributing to the economic and social viability of our community. In this role, you will utilize your unique combination of skills and experience to support Job Skills’ needs.

Job Skills is committed to fostering a workplace that is both inclusive and representative of the communities we serve. As a diverse workplace incorporates a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, we believe that being a diverse and inclusive organization is essential to achieving success and client satisfaction in all Job Skills’ programs and services. To meet these objectives, we invite all qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Please be advised that accommodation is available upon request.

We thank all applicants, but only those to be interviewed will be contacted. Please indicate the position title and Job Reference Number in the E-mail subject line and tell us how you learned about this job in your cover letter.

Please reply in confidence by November 22, 2019

JOB SKILLS Hiring Committee
Job Reference Number: PF073068
14-130 Davis Drive, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 2N1
E-mail: Human Resources

Finance Manager

Full-time Opportunity
Newmarket

Who we are:

Job Skills offers employment solutions connecting the skills of job seekers with the needs of employers to create a more vibrant community.

What we need:

A results-oriented individual possessing the following qualifications:

  • Chartered Professional Accountant Designation (CPA)
  • Minimum of three years accounting and staff management experience
  • Strong knowledge and analytical skills to manage the full accounting cycle up to and including financial statement and audit preparation
  • Exceptionally detail oriented
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility and dedication to the mission, values and beliefs of the organization
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, written and communication skills
  • Motivated team player with a positive personality
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Experience working for a non-profit organization considered an asset
  • Experience in Quickbooks accounting system considered an asset
What you will do:

The Finance Manager is responsible for managing monthly accounting functions by monitoring, analysing, forecasting, and reporting on programs and services to Management, including:

  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date records of all financial transactions and completes monthly and annual financial reports for internal and external stakeholders
  • Preparing annual program budgets; updates and analyses variances of budgets and forecasts for all programs monthly
  • Ensuring processing of all government-related documents, claims and remittances
  • Processing monthly bank and credit card reconciliations
  • Supervision of Department staff
What you will get:

In addition to the satisfaction gained from helping people reach their goals, Job Skills offers a competitive salary and benefits package!

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please read on to learn more about Job Skills, how you can apply to this exciting position and become part of our growing Job Skills Team!

Job Skills is a forward thinking, not-for-profit, charitable organization that is constantly developing or implementing new programs to help individuals achieve economic independence as well as support local employers to meet their current and future hiring needs. We are ethical, client-focused, performance-oriented and believe in the personal growth of our staff, our community and our clients.

As Finance Manager, you will work for a high performing organization that is dedicated to contributing to the economic and social viability of our community. In this role, you will utilize your unique combination of skills and experience to support Job Skills’ needs.

Job Skills is committed to fostering a workplace that is both inclusive and representative of the communities we serve. As a diverse workplace incorporates a variety of backgrounds and perspectives, we believe that being a diverse and inclusive organization is essential to achieving success and client satisfaction in all Job Skills’ programs and services. To meet these objectives, we invite all qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. Please be advised that accommodation is available upon request.

We thank all applicants, but only those to be interviewed will be contacted. Please indicate the position title and Job Reference Number in the E-mail subject line and tell us how you learned about this job in your cover letter.

Please reply in confidence by November 4, 2019

JOB SKILLS Hiring Committee
Job Reference Number: HO081370
14-130 Davis Drive, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 2N1
E-mail: Human Resources