Director of Corporate & Community Services - Municipal District of Bighorn

Municipal District (MD) of Bighorn

Exshaw, Alberta

Director of Corporate & Community Services

The Municipal District (MD) of Bighorn is nestled in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies, and is located less than an hour directly west of the City of Calgary, less than 30 minutes east of the Town of Banff, and just north-east of the Town of Canmore. There is an overall population of approximately 1,598 (2021 Federal Census), and the MD includes the hamlets of Benchlands, Dead Man’s Flats, Exshaw, Harvie Heights, and Lac Des Arcs. For additional information please visit

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), and serving as an integral member of the senior leadership team, the Director of Corporate & Community Services is responsible for leading the MD, and its internal and external stakeholders, in the areas of Finance, Administration, and Community Services, with a total MD budget of $6.2M. Currently, the Corporate & Community Services department consists of the Accounting Assistant, Taxation & Utilities, the Accounting Assistant, Reception, and the Community Services coordinator

As the Director of Corporate & Community Services, you will possess:

  1. An accounting designation (CPA), or a relevant combination of education and experience gained in a complex and dynamic environment.
  2. Knowledge of current financial practices, specifically those related to the public sector, municipal legislation, and relevant statutes.
  3. Demonstrated experience in leadership, governance, strategic planning, organizational development, team building, customer service, and conflict resolution.
  4. Strong computer skills.

A competitive compensation package will be provided to the successful candidate. This includes a competitive base salary, a comprehensive municipal benefits package, and LAPP (Local Authorities Pension Plan). Details will be discussed in further conversations.
For further information please visit our website, or contact:
James Davies
Managing Director
DCG Executive Search Services Ltd.
(780) 758-9796

Organization: Municipal District of Bighorn
Location: Exshaw, AB
Region: Banff / Jasper / Rocky Mountain House
Professional Category(s): Corporate Services, Community Services
Posted: March 13, 2023, 3:05 pm
Expires: April 13, 2023, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Full Time
Employment Length: Permanent
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset

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