Accounts Payable Position


Fernie Brewing Company is looking for an Accounts Payable person to join our finance crew. Fernie Brewing Company is a fast-growing and dynamic craft brewery situated in the well-known, popular ski and mountain town of Fernie, BC, located near the BC/AB border. We are an award-winning brewery with exceptional year-round and seasonal brews.

We are looking for a person to become a member of our active and busy Office Team. The successful candidate will be highly organized, able to work in a fast-paced environment, be self-motivated, hardworking and work well with others.

Day to day duties will include the following:

  • Matching purchase orders confirming prices and quantity to vendors' invoices
  • Verifying receipt of materials or services
  • Entering invoices in accounting system (SAGE) for payments, ensuring correct approval, coding and matching
  • Coordinating with vendors regarding invoicing and payment inquiries and discrepancies
  • Responding to vendors inquiries in a timely and professional manner
  • Following established practices and procedures, make recommendations for improvements
  • Checking accuracy of employee reimbursement expenses before processing
  • Preparing government remittances
  • Run banking errands
  • Coordinating Customs Paperwork
  • Provide direct support to bookkeeper
  • Other items as required


  • Post-Secondary Education would be preferred - New graduate from Business Admin program would be ideal
  • 1-2 years of accounts payable experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically, Microsoft Excel
  • Willing to learn Sage Accounting and other specialized software programs
  • Exceptional communiation skills and telephone etiquette
  • Be self-motivated and highly organized
  • Independent with strong time management skills
  • Completes assigned tasks with a high degree of accuracy

This position is a full-time permanent position working 40 hours per week Monday to Friday. FBC offers competitive wages and benefits.

Please forward your letter of intention, resume quoting job reference #Accounts Payable Position or fax to 250.423.7797 with any questions.