BC Local Government Job Posting Service

Director, Financial Planning & Operations / Deputy CFO

The Organization: Metro Vancouver
Metro Vancouver is a federation made up of 21 municipalities, one Electoral Area, and one Treaty First Nation that collaboratively plans for and delivers regional-scale services, policy and political leadership on behalf of its members. Governed by a Board of Directors of elected officials from each local authority, Metro Vancouver provides core utility services such as water, sewerage and drainage, and solid waste management, while also carrying out planning and regulatory responsibilities related air quality, urban growth, affordable housing, and management of a regional parks system. Metro Vancouver is a vibrant, richly diverse region focused on livability and ensuring quality of life for the region’s residents, both now and for generations to come.

To learn more, please visit Metro Vancouver’s website

The Opportunity: Director, Financial Planning & Operations/ Deputy CFO
The Director, Financial Planning & Operations / Deputy CFO performs a highly strategic role and works with the Chief Financial Officer / General Manager Financial Services to establish the organization’s short and longterm financial strategies and plans. In addition, the Director oversees financial operations for Metro Vancouver and will foster a collaborative and rewarding work environment for a team of 50 reports. He/she will be accountable for ensuring legislative and policy compliance and providing leadership to the key activities of Finance – budgeting and financial planning, accounting and financial reporting, treasury and accounts receivable, financial systems, accounts payable, client support and payroll.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • Ten years of recent, related progressive experience supplemented by a university degree in a relevant field; or an equivalent combination of training and experience;
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation is required;
  • Valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License.

The complete opportunity profile can be viewed: Here

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#880 – 609 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V7Y 1G5
Phone: (604) 688-8422

Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: January 7, 2020, 10:53 am
Expires: February 7, 2020, 4:30 pm