Deputy Treasurer

finance & treasury business & economic development
Posted On: Oct 6, 2017
Closing Date: Oct 27, 2017
If this information is required in an alternate accessible format, please contact the Accessibility Coordinator at 905-623-3379, ext. 2131
 
 
Corporation of the Municipality of Clarington
Finance Department
Deputy Treasurer
 
The Municipality of Clarington is pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), within our recruitment process. If you require accommodation at any time throughout the recruitment process or in performing your position should you be selected please contact the Human Resources Division at corporateservices@clarington.net.
 
Background
 
The Municipality of Clarington is a beautiful community that forms the eastern boundary of the Greater Toronto Area. Clarington is one of eight municipalities located in Durham Region. With a population approaching 95,000 people and growing, Clarington offers residents a blend of city living and rural charm.
 
We are a large Municipality covering an area of approximately 612 square kilometres. There are four major urban centres (including Bowmanville, Courtice, Newcastle and Orono) and thirteen hamlets. Our residents enjoy waterfront trails alongside Lake Ontario, Greenbelt protected farmlands and the natural beauty of the Oak Ridges Moraine.
 
The Municipality of Clarington is home to three of Canada’s 100 largest infrastructure projects. It is the host community of OPG - Darlington Nuclear, will soon have two 400 series highways and is looking forward to two GO Train stations by 2023/24.
 
Clarington is the place to be to live, work and raise a family.
 
The Role
 
The Municipality is looking for a progressive, dedicated individual to fill the responsibility of Deputy Treasurer. The Deputy Treasurer reports directly to the Director of Finance/Treasurer and acts as back up to the Treasurer for Council liaison and meetings. The Finance Department at Clarington has a total of 23 staff and is responsible for such things as insurance and risk management, investments and banking, financial studies and long-term financial planning, accounting, property tax billing and collections, budgets, financial reporting, performance measures, internal audit and asset management.
 
The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker with a view to long term planning to assist in guiding a high growth municipality to further evolve its accounting and financial policies and practices to meet the changing needs of municipal finance.
 
Candidates will have CPA designation underpinned by a degree in business/finance/accounting. Candidates will have proven ability to engage and sustain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Strong business acumen, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a collaborative approach are defining characteristics of the ideal candidate. The Finance Department is a strong team-based work environment.
 
The successful candidate must provide, at their own expense, a satisfactory criminal reference check, from a Canadian Police Information Centre. Applicants who have been employed with the Municipality within the last year and have provided a CPIC within the last 365 days are exempt.
 
Salary Scale: Grade 10 Non-affiliated $108,828 – $132,281, and includes a comprehensive benefit package.
 
Applications will be received in confidence until 4 p.m., Friday, October 27, 2017.
 
Human Resources Division
40 Temperance Street
Bowmanville, Ontario,
L1C 3A6
 
Please quote File #: 102-17
 
Emails may be forwarded to resumes@clarington.net
 
Applicant information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001, c.25) to determine employment eligibility with the Municipality of Clarington. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Director of Corporate Services, 40 Temperance St., Bowmanville, ON, L1C 3A6, (905) 623-3379.
 
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.