Corporate Services Manager - Foothills County

Foothills County

Foothills County
Corporate Services Manager

The Community:
Foothills County is a vibrant rural municipality with a thriving economy. They are located immediately south of Calgary, with the main Administrative Offices in High River, Alberta.  The County surrounds the Towns of Okotoks, High River, Turner Valley, Black Diamond, Longview and the Eden Valley Indian Reserve.

Position Summary:
Due to corporate evolution, the County is adding a Corporate Services Manager to facilitate succession strategies and provide strength to the Organization. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to enhance the well-being of the municipality and help shape the future of the County.

Reporting to the Director of Corporate Services, the Manager will assist in providing direction and leadership to all corporate and management service programs. These include finance, taxation, assessment, Information technology, human resources, reception, risk management, utilities and service commissions, and other duties as may be required.

A University degree and CPA designation combined with at least 5 years’ experience in a municipal or related government environment. 

A National Advanced Certificate in Local Government Administration I and II would be an asset.

Strong written and oral communications skills, public relations skills, practical problem solving ability combined with a demonstrated success in working effectively with elected officials and staff in a team environment.

The ability to work effectively and efficiently, performing well under pressure while dealing with contentious matters. Must have the ability to maintain strong attention to detail and possess solid financial and reconciliation skills.

Knowledge & experience with municipal IT programs with an aptitude and interest in Information technology.

Foothills County offers an exceptional salary and benefits package.
Detailed information, such as a job description and organization chart will be forwarded upon request through the following contact:
Submit a cover letter and detailed resume to Matt Noble, Ravenhill - Smith Search Inc.

Questions should be directed to Matt Noble, Team Leader, Ravenhill Group Inc.
1-888-447-5910 #709
1-250-941-9066 or 1-236-655-2365

First Canadian Place                                                                             
100 King Street West, Ste. 5600
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1C9
Phone: 1-647-880-8594
Toll Free: 1-888-447-5900

ALBERTA OFFICE                                                                       BC OFFICE
330, 2946-32 St.                                                                        1280 Wilkinson Road, Suite 300
Calgary, Alberta, T1Y 6J7                                                          Comox, BC, V9M 4B8
Phone: (403) 612-5900                                                             1-236-655-2365

Organization: Foothills County
Location: High River, AB
Region: Calgary
Professional Category(s): Corporate Services
Posted: October 4, 2021, 3:13 pm
Expires: October 23, 2021, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree
Job Experience: 5 years or more

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