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Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Clerk (Entry Level)

North York, ON

Company Information

One of Canada's oldest and most respected debt solution providers. We help people and businesses get out of debt and start rebuilding their lives and businesses again. We also provide tax dispute resolution, through our team of tax lawyers and ex-CRA advisors.  Established in 1979, Farber has over 250 employees in over 94 offices across Ontario, BC, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Nova Scotia, having helped over 100,000 Canadians get out of debt and solve their tax disputes.

And now we’re embarking on our next stage of significant growth.  To do that, we need experienced, energized, and agile team members to play critical roles in helping us reach our ambitious goals so we can better serve Canadians in need. 


Position Summary

We are currently looking for an Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Clerk (internally known as Banking Administrator) to join our team at our North York office. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting in the documentation and management of trust accounts while ensuring meticulous financial recordkeeping.


Major Responsibilities

  •  Processing daily deposits and remotely scan to the bank
  • Inputting payments and posting deposits into out software
  • Processing Pre-Authorized Debits (PADs) for Bankruptcy and Proposal estates including the set up of banking information, PAD schedules and entering changes/holds/amendments, as required
  • Managing and processing returned PADs, dividend payments, and cheques
  • Preparing cheques to pay dividends and various disbursements
  • Analyzing and re-issuing stale dated cheques
  • Preparing monthly interest calculations/allocations in trust accounts
  • Processing filing fees required by the Regulator and by the Court
  • Managing the pre-filing trust account
  • Liaising with staff members on banking matters and following up on any issues that need to be addressed
  • Backup for bank run
  • Other duties may be assigned



  • College diploma with a focus in business administration, bookkeeping, or a related area of study is preferred
  • Previous experience in Insolvency industry is an asset but not required
  • Effective time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • High computer literacy including the ability to learn new programs
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Great interpersonal skills to deal with team members, staff, and clients.
  • A team player who can also work independently and take ownership of their workload.
  • Strong analytical skills to analyse account activities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to speak effectively with clients and other third parties
  • Highly motivated with a desire to be successful
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle is an asset


Why Farber?

There are many benefits to working at Farber – and not just our benefits package. We understand that our people do their best work when they feel supported and encouraged, and so we’ve built our culture on a foundation of entrepreneurship and collaboration.

We also value and invest in programs that promote work-life balance, employee well-being, corporate social responsibility, and community building. We aspire not only to do excellent work, but to make a positive impact on our clients, our people, and the communities where we live and work.



We thank all candidates for submitting their resume, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). A. Farber & Partners Inc. and its entities will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.


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