Financial Services Advisor

finance & treasury business & economic development
Location: County of Norfolk, ON
Type: full-time
Posted On: Jul 30, 2018
Closing Date: Aug 10, 2018
Norfolk Recruiting
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.
Financial Services Advisor
Financial Planning and Reporting – Financial Services Department
The Corporation of Norfolk County is looking for a highly motivated, energetic person who will be responsible for assisting in developing, overseeing, directing and coordinating the preparation and consolidation of Norfolk County’s operating and capital budgets ensuring reporting requirements of Council and County Departments/Divisions are met.  Reporting to the Supervisor, Financial Planning and Reporting you will provide a high level of financial/accounting and technical assistance to County Departments/Divisions including extensive user training related to budget, financial and business processes.
Your Qualifications as Financial Services Advisor will include:
  • Three or Four year Degree in business administration, accounting, commerce, or related discipline.
  • A professional accounting designation from the Chartered Professional Accountants Association (CPA-CGA-CMA, CPA-CA) or enrollment in the program to achieve a designation within 3 years.
  • Minimum of 2 years up to 3 years of progressive accounting and financial analysis experience including co-op experience. Experience to include financial planning, financial analysis, business processes, financial reporting, accounting, Capital Asset Accounting, developing and documenting new business processes and finance/accounting related policy and procedure development.
  • Experience within an Ontario municipal environment is preferred.
This full-time permanent position offers a pay range of $26.10 – 32.64 per hour. The normal hours of work are Monday through Friday (35 hours per week) however some non-standard hours may be required.
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. Auguat 10, 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.