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Accounts Payable (Summer student)

Summer Student + Cambridge, ON

Dare Foods Limited is a private, family owned portfolio of brands established in 1892. The Dare “Made Better” promise guides everything we do and comes to life through our portfolio of consumer-loved brands including Bear Paws, Breton, REALFRUIT, Boulangerie Grissol, and Whippet (to name just a few). Our head office is in Cambridge Ontario, our home since the family’s original store opened in 1892.

Accounts Payable (Summer student)

We are currently looking for a student looking for experience in Accounts Payable in a fast pace environment to join our team in Cambridge.  This role will be responsible for invoice processing, assisting with vendor payments, and assisting with various processes using EXCEL within the team.  This position requires a highly detail-oriented person with strong EXCEL skills; a team player with the ability to problem-solve.



  • Contribute to the full cycle accounts payable process (multi currency; multi-entity)
  • Work with business units to resolve PO/Invoice discrepancies
  • Collaborate with other cross functional departments
  • Update/maintain documents and spreadsheets
  • Verify invoices for proper approvals
  • Assist with weekly payments (ACH; cheques) using an ERP system
  • Handle statement reconciliation
  • Projects involving invoice research; tax registration numbers


Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Willingness to learn and take on challenge of learning new systems and technology
  • Good communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Good problem-solving skills with an aptitude for detail
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office with intermediate proficiency in Excel
  • Experience/interest in AP or Accounting role preferred
  • Good process and time management skills
  • Good work ethic with positive attitude and desire to work as a team


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.  If you are interested in being considered for this position, please apply in writing with a resume and cover letter by Friday, April 28, 2023 quoting the appropriate position title to: hrresumes@darefoods.com (.txt, .doc or .pdf formats)

Thank you for your interest in Dare Foods Ltd. and the opportunity to review your resume, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

No follow up inquiries or agencies at this time please

Guided by our Purpose, Mission and Values Dare Foods Limited is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, inclusive and accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected, supported and proud to work here. 

Dare Foods Ltd. will provide accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.