|Title:||Director of Finance - Municipality of the County of Richmond|
|Organization:||Municipality of the County of Richmond|
Director of Finance
The Municipality of the County of Richmond is seeking a Director of Finance. This position is a permanent, full time position located in Arichat, Richmond County, Nova Scotia.
The ideal candidate is a team player with the ability to act strategically in an administrative and political environment, as well as possess excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills, strong communication and presentation capabilities, as well as above average organizational and time management skills required to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
The position will report to the Chief Administrative Officer and will provide professional oversight and guidance to Municipal Council and staff on all financial matters concerning the Municipality. The Director of Finance will supervise staff positions in revenue generation, accounts payable and water utilities. The Director is responsible for ensuring the financial matters of the Municipality are maintained in good order and reported in a timely manner to Council, as well as meeting federal and provincial reporting requirements. The position is also responsible for the administration of the employee benefits program and pension plan, support for the grant application process, along with all departmental activities directed at budget preparation.
If you have a Bachelor Degree in Commerce or Business Administration and possess a professional accounting designation (CA, CMA or CGA), and have a minimum of five (5) years management/ accounting experience, we are interested in hearing from you. A working knowledge of applicable municipal legislation, such as the Municipal Government Act, Assessment Act, and various regulations related to municipal financial and accounting requirements is required.
A comprehensive outline of the duties is available to interested individuals. Applications will be accepted by the undersigned until 4:00 p.m. AST, April 4, 2014
. Your application should include your education background, professional qualifications, work experience and references.
We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
For further information or submission of application, please contact:
Mr. Warren Olsen
Chief Administrative Officer
Municipality of the County of Richmond
P.O. Box 120
Arichat, Nova Scotia B0E 1A0
|Date Posted:||Friday, February 21, 2014 at 10:36:17 AM (PST)|
|Posting Expires:||Friday, April 4, 2014 at 12:00:00 PM (PST)|