Prairie Payments Joint Venture (PPJV) is now hiring a Finance Intern for a part-time, casual role based out of Calgary, AB.

Company Overview

The Prairie Payments Joint Venture (PPJV) is a joint venture owned by three Prairie centrals created to digitally transform and modernize payment services for credit unions in the Prairies. PPJV’s goal is to ensure   prairie credit unions are competitive in payments and have access to efficient, modernized payments processing infrastructure.

Role Summary 

PPJV is seeking a part-time Finance Intern to support our Finance team at our Calgary, AB Location.  The Finance Intern will focus on accounts payable processing and analysis as your primary responsibility. The position will also involve supporting special projects, contributing to process improvements, and gaining hands-on experience in a dynamic finance environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with the end-to-end accounts payable process, including invoice verification, coding, and timely payments.
  • Collaborate with vendors and internal stakeholders to resolve discrepancies and ensure accurate processing.
  • Analyze accounts payable data to identify trends, discrepancies, and areas for improvement.
  • Work closely with the finance and accounting team on special projects, providing analytical support and contributing to project deliverables.
  • Assist in implementing process improvements to enhance efficiency and accuracy within the finance department.

Education, Skills and Experience

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or a related field (2nd year or above preferred).
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy in data entry and analysis.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • A proactive mindset and enthusiasm for finding innovative solutions to challenges.
  • The successful candidate will need to undergo the back check and bonding process.
Hours: 10-15 hours per week from March 2024 – End of August, 2024.


  • Gain valuable hands-on experience in a corporate finance setting.
  • Exposure to special projects that contribute to professional development.
  • Mentorship opportunities with experienced finance and accounting professionals.
  • Networking opportunities within the company.
  • Must be bondable.
 Ideally, candidates will be located in Calgary, AB.

The Environment

PPJV is a fast paced and focused environment where employees and contractors share the mission to deliver efficient, cost effective, modernized payments processing to prairie credit unions.

Interested candidates are asked to submit a resume & cover letter by noon on Thursday, March 28 here.

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