Manager, Budgets & Administration

City of Burnaby

Manager, Budgets & Administration

Competition No.: 2019-022
Duration: Regular Full Time
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Last Updated: 2/8/19 9:17 AM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Reporting to the Director, Engineering, the Manager, Budgets and Administration is responsible for coordinating, monitoring, advising and implementing the Engineering Department’s financial reporting and accounting functions, processes and systems. The incumbent coordinates the preparation of the departmental operating and capital budgets; participates in departmental strategic planning initiatives; prepares reports and provides recommendations to the Director regarding issues that may have a financial impact; develops annual utility rates and conducts review of engineering charges; oversees and provides leadership, direction and guidance to a team of professional and clerical staff for the Engineering administration division; and identifies internal and external customer needs to ensure quality service is provided. Performs related work as required.

Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Engineering or a related discipline, completion of a recognized accounting designation (CPA) and 10 years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Thorough knowledge of Canadian Public Sector Accounting Standards, Community Charter and Local Government Act pertaining to municipal accounting; and the rules, regulations, bylaws, policies and functions of the Engineering Department. Considerable knowledge of administrative management principles and practices and of budget coordination analysis and control. Ability to develop, maintain, coordinate and control departmental administrative functions, systems and procedures with minimal supervision; coordinate all aspects of departmental budget preparation; provide advice and assistance to senior departmental staff regarding related aspects of budget and cost controls and analysis; plan, assign, supervise and review the work of staff and to hire and train same ; communicate effectively orally and in writing; be organized, determine priorities and deadlines and work collaboratively with other team members; and to work independently. Driver’s Licence for the Province of British Columbia is required.

Hours of work: 70 hours bi-weekly; 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM with a nine-day fortnight schedule.

Please submit your application by Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

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

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: February 8, 2019, 12:48 pm
Expires: February 19, 2019, 4:45 pm

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