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Accounting Supervisor


Sparwood, British Columbia, CA

Closing Date: July 7, 2022


Reporting to the Manager, Financial Accounting, Systems, and Reporting, the Accounting Supervisor is initially responsible for supervising the processing of accounts payable and leading our large and diverse accounts payable team. This role leads a fast-paced department that is crucial to the success of our business by ensuring our vendors are paid on time and accurately. 

To be successful, we are looking for someone with strong leadership skills, who is also detail-oriented and organized in their work. This person is a motivated self-starter, who can prioritize competing demands, multi-task and find solutions in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Excellent customer service, interpersonal and communication skills, as well as the ability to uplift, motivate and empower others, would be vital for success. 

In this role, you will be the face of Teck! This is an exciting opportunity to be a key member of our Coal Accounting management team and engage with departments all across our steel-making coal operations. 

Join us in the breathtaking Elk Valley of British Columbia. Here you will find outdoor adventure at your fingertips. Whether it's biking and skiing, or the laid-back atmosphere of fishing and hiking, there is something for everyone. Working a compressed work week with alternating Fridays off, come experience what work life balance is all about!


  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Lead and support the processing of approximately 20,000 invoices per month
  • Allocate and supervise workload, as well as guide, train and develop a diverse team of 13 employees
  • Measure efficiency and operational effectiveness by establishing key performance measurements and reporting against established metrics
  • Establish and implement internal controls, maintain process documentation, and ensure compliance
  • Support the team in finding solutions and clearing roadblocks; find opportunities to improve efficiencies and processes
  • Follow up on vendor queries and issues in a timely manner
  • Coordinate with internal and external audit team members, providing supporting documentation and responding to inquiries
  • Advise and drive the implementation of new processes and systems



  • Degree or Diploma in Business or Accounting
  • Minimum five years of accounts payable experience
  • Minimum three years of supervisory experience 
  • Strong understanding of internal controls
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP and SharePoint

About Teck

Successful candidates must be willing to satisfy the pre-employment requirements of a pre-employment drug screen and three professional references.


At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. 
Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.  
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.  
Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal and zinc, as well as investments in energy assets. 
Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK. 


Learn more about Teck at or follow @TeckResources.


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