Manager of Financial Services

finance & treasury business & economic development
Location: City of Brockville, ON
Email: hr@brockville.com
Website: http://www.brockville.com
Type: full-time
Posted On: Jun 25, 2019
Closing Date: Jul 19, 2019
Brockville Careers
 
Manager of Financial Services
Salary: Under Review
Plus a comprehensive benefit package and OMERS pension plan
 
Applications are invited from qualified and interested candidates for the above-noted position in the Finance Department.
 
Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Manager of Financial Services will be responsible for the direct supervision and coordination of the day to day accounting functions to ensure the accuracy and integrity of all financial information produced for both internal and external use. The Manager of Financial Services is responsible for providing leadership, supervision and strategic direction, including financial planning, financial reporting, financial analysis and oversight of the treasury and revenue functions.
 
Essential (Minimum) Qualifications:
  • Post-secondary diploma in finance, accounting or related discipline.
  • Certified Professional Accounting (CPA) Designation.
  • Five (5) years’ experience in a municipal finance or similar environment.
  • Demonstrated supervisory experience in a municipal finance or similar environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of management accounting and controls acquired through post-secondary education focused on finance, accounting or public administration.
  • Advanced knowledge of modern accounting theory, principles and practices, internal control procedures, public finance and fiscal planning.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of all legislation and regulations pertinent to the financial and payroll function as well as an understanding of policies and legislation affecting municipal government including knowledge of Public Sector Accounting Board Standards.
  • Advanced computer proficiency including thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office, sophisticated financial software, spreadsheets and database management, and the ability to work through the complexities of data upload, data extraction and preparing complex reports. Knowledge of Vadim ICity software in an asset.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of accounts payable/receivable, procurement procedures and municipal taxation.
 
The personal information submitted is collected under the authority of The Municipal Act and is protected under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for employment assessment purposes only. The municipality is an equal opportunity employer following the rules and regulations set out by the Human Rights Code and the Integrated Accessibility Standard Regulation. For applicants with a disability, accommodations are available upon request in the recruitment process should you be selected to participate.
 
Interested and qualified candidates must submit a cover letter and resume marked “Manager of Financial Services” to the following on/before Friday, July 19, 2019, at 4:00 p.m.:
 
Human Resources Department
City of Brockville
P.O. Box 5000
1 King Street West
Brockville, Ontario K6V 7A5                                     email: hr@brockville.com
 
The City of Brockville wishes to thank all applicants and advises that only those chosen for interviews will be contacted.