Director of Finance - Regional District of Nanaimo

Regional District of Nanaimo

Notice of Employment Opportunity

Director of Finance


Temporary Full Time /External
Corporate Services
Competition No.: 2021-046


Nanaimo, BC

Organizational Profile
The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking a Temporary Full Time Director of Finance for a Maternity Leave Coverage. The Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) is one of 27 regional districts in the Province of British Columbia. Regional Districts strive to ensure all provincial residents have an effective form of local government, while also representing municipal residents on regional issues. The RDN provides regional governance and services to the municipalities of Nanaimo, Lantzville, Parksville, and Qualicum Beach, as well as seven unincorporated Electoral Areas. Established in 1967, the RDN is British Columbia’s fifth most populous Regional District of 27 throughout the province, and home to more than 155,000 people.

About the Role
Directs, coordinates, and plans the operations of the Finance Department. Oversees the Regional District’s financial and budgetary responsibilities. Coordinates and provides advice to the Board and Committees. Holds the statutory position of the officer responsible for financial administration for the Regional District.

The term of the position is July 2021- October 2022 with possibility of extension based on operational needs..

Qualifications
Undergraduate degree in accounting, business or public administration, CGA/CA/CMA designation, plus eight years of related experience at a senior level in a local or regional government setting, including five years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills, and leadership skills are essential.

This excluded full-time position offers a competitive compensation and benefits package as well as a compressed work schedule option. Please visit the RDN website at www.rdn.bc.ca for more information on the Regional District of Nanaimo.

Skills/Education

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Undergraduate degree in accounting, business or public administration, and CGA/CA/CMA designation.
  • Eight years of related experience at a senior level in a local or regional government setting, including five years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Application Details
Please quote competition 2021-046 and submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience, and qualifications as they relate to the position.

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Applications will be accepted until: 4:00 pm, on Friday May 21st, 2021

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

Applications will be accepted until: 4:00 pm, on May 17th, 2021

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however only those selected or further consideration will be contacted

Job Description


Organization: Regional District of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: May 4, 2021, 2:35 pm
Expires: May 21, 2021, 4:00 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Temporary
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree
Job Experience: Experience an asset

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