Financial Reports Coordinator

finance & treasury business & economic development
Posted On: Nov 8, 2018
Closing Date: Nov 30, 2018
 
 
Financial Reports Coordinator
 
Applications are being invited for the position of Financial Reports Coordinator.  As a member of the Financial Services Department you will be part of a team responsible for preparing various financial reconciliations and the preparation of the annual financial information return and the consolidated financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles for local governments established by the Public Sector Accounting Board of The Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada, provincial reporting guidelines and corporate policies.  Additionally, the role supports various internal and external reporting requirements, including the annual budget preparation and grant reporting, and other initiatives as they arise, such as the Municipal Accommodation Tax (MAT) program.
 
The position will initially focus on the development and administration of the new Municipal Accommodation Tax (MAT) program by establishing proper processes and controls to maintain compliance with associated agreements and reporting requirements.
 
Selection Criteria:
 
  • University Degree in a business or related field with minimum 2 years related work experience or Community College Diploma in a business or related field with minimum of 4 years related work experience.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Public Sector Accounting & Auditing standards as they relate to financial statement preparation and capital asset accounting.
  • Knowledge of and experience with computerized financial software applications.
  • Proficiency in spreadsheet, word processing, and presentation applications.
  • An accounting designation or active studies towards an accounting designation will be considered as assets.
 
Qualified individuals interested in being considered for this position are requested to submit a resume and covering letter, in confidence, no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday, November 30th, 2018 to email,
 
 
While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
An Equal Opportunity Employer