Maple Leaf Quilting Company Ltd. in Cochrane has an opening for a Retail Bookkeeper.


  • QuickBooks: 3+ years (Required)
  • Bookkeeping: 3+ years (Required)
  • Computer: 3+ years (Required)
  • Shopify: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Ceridian: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Are a small but rapidly growing retail longarm quilting & sewing store
  • Work with quilters and sewers of all skill levels, providing exceptional customer service and training
  • Get really excited when our customers succeed
  • Require flexibility working retail hours, while respecting work life balance
  • Have a close team of positive-minded individuals who thrive on sharing and implementing new ideas to improve the customer experience
  • Are focused on completing tasks. Regardless of job title, we all chip in and do what's needed to get the job done

Full Job Description

We are seeking a bookkeeper to manage the finances for our business. Your responsibilities will include tracking our organization’s revenue, expenses, and taxes, as well as producing financial reports. You will also be responsible for auditing our books to ensure our records are correct.


  • Prepare accounting records by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Reconcile company's financial records to help ensure accuracy of financial statements 
  • Maintain and monitor financial records for accuracy.
  • Post financial transactions to accounts and prepare financial statements
  • Study financial trends to determine future business needs
  • Processing and completing payroll

Job Qualifications and Skill Sets

  • Strong working knowledge of QuickBooks; experience with other tax preparation and accounting software
  • Experience with Shopify preferred 
  • Experience with Ceridian Powerpay is an asset
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, or a related field
  • Strong working knowledge of accounting principles, financial statements, and accounting systems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook), with advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Efficient and detail-oriented
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Self-starter 

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Cochrane, AB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


This is a long-term role with our growing company in Cochrane, AB. Please do not apply if you are looking for a short-term position or are not able to work the full range of hours required.


Salary will be considered based on experience and will be competitive with the Bookkeeper market in Alberta.


To apply for this job, please submit your application in-person at our store in Cochrane, Alberta. Please bring a printed copy of your resume and cover letter with you, explaining why you would be a good fit for our team!


Maple Leaf Quilting Company Ltd. is located at

Unit 9105 - 101 Sunset Drive, Cochrane, Alberta, T4C 0W7.

We can be reached by phone at 403-981-3500.