Deputy Director of Finance ​​​​​​​

District of Kitimat

District of Kitimat

Deputy Director of Finance

(Permanent Full-Time Exempt Staff Position)

The District of Kitimat is recruiting a Deputy Director of Finance. Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Deputy Director performs accounting duties; supervises four Finance Department employees engaged in a variety of activities such as Payroll, Reception, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable; manages revenue, including security and investment; assists in the preparation and control of annual budgets, audits, financial forecasting and Financial Statements; and assists the Director of Finance as required.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
  • A recognized accounting designation (or be enrolled at a senior level)
  • Five years of work experience in a computerized accounting environment, including two years of supervisory experience
  • A recognized Municipal Administration Certificate would be an asset
You have a thorough knowledge of accounting, relevant municipal legislation and office methods and procedures. You have demonstrated supervisory skills sufficient to deal effectively with and provide leadership to assigned employees to accomplish assigned tasks. Excellent communication and problem solving skills  are essential.

A generous compensation package is offered.         

A detailed job description can be found on the District of Kitimat municipal careers webpage at

Interested candidates should submit a detailed resume, including references by May 3, 2019 to:
Human Resources Manager District of Kitimat
270 City Centre Kitimat, B.C. V8C 2H7
By Fax: 250-632-4995
By E-mail:

Community Information can be obtained from our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Organization: District of Kitimat
Location: Kitimat, BC
Region: North Coast / Nechako
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: April 4, 2019, 1:10 pm
Expires: May 3, 2019, 4:30 pm

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