Supervisor, Accounting Services & Internal Audits

finance & treasury business & economic development
Location: Norfolk County, ON
Type: full-time
Posted On: Jan 10, 2018
Closing Date: Jan 18, 2018
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The Corporation of Norfolk County is a single tier municipality of 65,000 located on Lake Erie in Southern Ontario.  Norfolk County offers abundant recreational and lifestyle opportunities


Supervisor, Accounting Services & Internal Audits
Accounting Services Department – Financial Services Division
The Corporation of Norfolk County is looking for a highly motivated, energetic person who will undertake a wide variety of accounting and financial reporting tasks to manage the accounting stream; including developing, overseeing, directing and coordinating the preparation and consolidation of Norfolk County’s Financial Statements.
To assist the Deputy Treasurer in liaising with Norfolk County’s audit firm and to ensure all working papers, schedules, and documents are prepared for the annual audit. 
To be a dynamic and strategic leader in moving the financial reporting functions forward into streamlined and more efficient processes. 
To set up, implement and maintain specific financial reporting, including providing Council, Senior Management and departments with consistent, accurate, secure, reliable data so the information required can be produced on demand.
To provide high level financial/accounting and technical assistance to County Departments/Divisions including extensive user training related to external reporting requirements and internal business processes.
Your Qualifications as Supervisor, Accounting Services & Internal Audits:
  • Degree in business administration, accounting, commerce, or related discipline
  • A professional accounting designation from the Chartered Professional Accountants Association
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive accounting and financial reporting experience in a large, complex organization
  • Experience in working with complex financial systems, preferably with the systems in the County’s financial systems architecture
  • Experience within an Ontario municipal environment is preferred
For the complete job posting and to apply:  Visit Job Opportunities at or by contacting 519-426-5870 extension 6011.  Qualified individuals are invited to submit a detailed resume, in confidence by 4:30 p.m. January 18, 2018 to:
Erin Anderson, Manager
Human Resources & Staff Development, Norfolk County
185 Robinson Street, Suite 300
Simcoe Ontario   N3Y 5L6
Fax:  519-427-5902 or e-mail to
All applications will be held in strict confidence.  We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for employment assessment purposes only.