Supervisor of Accounting - Town of Amherstburg

Town of Amherstburg

is currently recruiting to fill the vacancy of

 Supervisor of Accounting

Reporting to the Manager, Financial Services/Deputy Treasurer, the Supervisor of Accounting provides assistance in carrying out all statutory functions as set out in the Municipal Act, 2001 (as amended) and related legislation, to ensure that appropriate financial reporting systems are in place with the necessary controls to provide information on the Municipality’s financial position and to meet legal requirements and professional accounting standards.  The Supervisor of Accounting oversees the organization and completion of daily work activities of direct reports, confirms the quality of work and maintains accurate employee records.

The successful candidate will possess a University Degree in Business Administration or Accounting, with a professional accounting designation in good standing (CPA).  A minimum of 5 years’ experience in progressively responsible accounting positions requiring transaction analysis, preparation of reports and financial statements is required.  3-5 years’ Municipal accounting experience is preferred.

Visit for a detailed job description.  Applicants are to submit a detailed resume no later than Thursday June 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. to the Human Resources division at
Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O 2001, and will be used only for the purpose of determining eligibility for employment.

The Corporation of the Town of Amherstburg is dedicated to maintaining a fair and equitable work environment, and in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, and the Human Rights Code, the Town of Amherstburg will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities.  If selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform the Town of Amherstburg Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodations you may require to ensure your equal participation.

Organization: Town of Amherstburg
Location: Amherstburg, ON
Region: Zone 1
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration
Posted: June 4, 2021, 9:28 am
Expires: June 24, 2021, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree
Job Experience: 5 years or more
Rate: $78491.00 to $98114.00 Year

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