The City of Nanaimo is a rapidly growing community with a population of approximately 89,000.  Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, on the east coast of Vancouver Island, we are centrally located, about 1½ hours from Victoria and 2 hours from Vancouver by ferry.  With affordable housing, a university and well-developed parks, recreational, cultural and social amenities, Nanaimo is truly an extraordinary place to live.

Financial Analyst

(Competition 18-83)
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Financial Analyst. Reporting to the Manager, Business, Asset & Financial Planning, the incumbent is responsible for planning, coordinating and administering the budgetary systems and documentation for the City of Nanaimo. The Financial Analyst will work closely with City staff at various levels, seeking and soliciting co-operation and information and participate in problem solving efforts, to complete  the financial planning model. The incumbent will also be responsible for identifying sources of grant funding available to the City of Nanaimo and work with departments throughout the City to apply for and administer the various grants. The Financial Analyst ensures that applications and funding claims are submitted according to the grantors’ requirements.
Applicants must have a professional accounting designation (CPA) and a minimum of 4 years’ experience in a variety of complex accounting practices in a computerized environment.
This is a unionized position. $48.40 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2018 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. A comprehensive benefit package is included. The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.
For detailed information on this position and for more information on our community, please visit our website at
Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 18-83 will be received

until 4:30 pm on Friday, July 27, 2018.

Human Resources City of Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5J6 Fax: (250) 755-4449
We thank all applicants for their interest; however,
only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Financial Administration,Research
Posted: July 11, 2018, 3:29 pm
Expires: July 27, 2018, 4:30 pm