Chief Financial Officer

City of West Kelowna

Chief Financial Officer


The City of West Kelowna is a vibrant, growing city located on the west shores of beautiful Okanagan Lake. Our employees consistently achieve remarkable results in a fast paced and innovative environment. If you are a motivated and dynamic individual and thrive as being part of an enthusiastic team, please consider this opportunity to join us as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

As a key member of our management team, the CFO will be responsible for the statutory duties of the financial officer under the Community Charter, and will provide innovative and effective financial leadership and advice to Council and senior management to ensure the long-term health of the City’s finances.

Reporting to the Deputy CAO, the CFO will be responsible for developing, implementing and administering financial management and reporting systems and will possess outstanding strategic long and short-term financial planning, leadership and communications skills, and be responsible for developing and maintaining a work environment that is highly customer-service based. The CFO will lead and support the Revenue, Accounting and Purchasing Departments.

In addition to a professional accounting designation (CPA) and a degree in a related discipline, the incumbent will have comprehensive knowledge of computer systems and a minimum of seven (7) years’ experience in a senior financial management role in local government and progressively responsible and decision-making experience including supervisory experience in a unionized environment.

This permanent full-time exempt position offers a competitive salary, benefits package and municipal pension plan. If you are seeking a challenge and are ready to join a City that prides itself in being progressive, please submit your application, in confidence, to the Human Resources Department by 4:30pm on the below closing date.

For more information about West Kelowna, visit www.westkelownacity.ca.

Please apply online at www.westkelownacity.ca/jobs. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

COMPETITION 18-63E | CLOSES OCTOBER 29, 2018
 

Organization: City of West Kelowna
Location: West Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: October 5, 2018, 2:31 pm
Expires: October 29, 2018, 4:30 pm

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