BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Village of Gold River
Deputy Director of Finance
Full Time Exempt Staff

Gold River, a quaint coastal Village located in central Vancouver Island, blessed with not only a beautiful village but also a sense of community and a quality of life second to none is seeking a Deputy Director of Finance to join our team. Gold River is an outdoor mecca for adventure at all times of the year with our incredible recreation services. The Village Aquatic Center includes a 5-meter swimming pool, sauna & hot tub, and a lazy river with a bubble pool for toddlers. In addition, the village hosts racquet courts along with a weight room, fitness center and rooms for aerobics and yoga classes complemented with an Arena Complex which contains a Community hall and both a curling and ice rink.

The Deputy Director of Finance will assist in supporting the Finance Department staff in the operation, maintenance and administration of the Village’s accounting systems and procedures. The Deputy Director of Finance assists the Director of Finance in his/her role as the Financial Administrator of the City and assumes the responsibility in his/her absence. The Deputy Director of Finance performs all the statutory duties as required under the Community Charter and ensures all the processes and procedures within the finance department are conducted properly and all GL accounts are regularly reconciled and balanced. In addition, the Deputy Director of Finance assists the Director in the role of Collector.

Qualified candidates must have a Professional Accounting designation, or enrolled and within two years of competing a recognized professional accounting program. Preferred candidates must also have a minimum of five (5) years of experience, preferably in local government.

This is an excluded position and a competitive salary and benefits package is included. For a more comprehensive list of duties, please visit the Village of Gold River’s website at:

Interested applicants are requested to send their resume and covering letter to the Maxine Mclean, Village Director of Finance, at or by fax at (250) 283-7500.

Closing date: June 14th, 2019

Location: Gold River, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: May 17, 2019, 9:44 am
Expires: June 14, 2019, 4:30 pm