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Regional District of Mount Waddington

Treasurer


The Regional District of Mount Waddington (RDMW), with a population of 12,000, encompasses an area of 20,720 square kilometers which includes the north end of Vancouver Island, a portion of the mainland and numerous islands in Queen Charlotte Strait. The RDMW is divided into four electoral areas, includes eight unincorporated communities and is home to four municipalities and several First Nations’ settlements. The diverse communities within the Regional District provide a broad range of affordable housing options in a relaxed atmosphere that would have great appeal for those interested in an active outdoor lifestyle (see https://myvancouverislandnorth.ca ).

As part of a dynamic management team reporting directly to the Chief Administrative Officer, the successful candidate will be responsible for directing the financial affairs of the Regional District and Regional Hospital District. In their role as the chief financial officer, the Treasurer will lead a small, dedicated team providing functions including financial planning and analysis, risk management, managing budgetary and other internal controls, and regular reporting to the Regional District Board of Directors.  

The ideal candidate will have a recognized accounting designation supplemented by a minimum of three (3) years of senior local government accounting/financial and management experience. Demonstrated knowledge of the regional district system within the context of the Community Charter and Local Government Act is considered an asset, along with proficiency in using financial software, excellent communication, interpersonal and human resource skills.

This position is based at the RDMW’s administrative office located in Port McNeill, BC. The RDMW offers an attractive wage and benefit package for this exempt officer’s position. If you wish to obtain more information about this posting and the RDMW, please visit www.rdmw.bc.ca. To apply for this position, please forward your cover letter, resume and list of references to: Greg Fletcher, Administrator by email at gfletcher@rdmw.bc.ca by 4:30pm on March 15, 2019.

Location: Port McNeill, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Categories: Financial Administration
Posted: January 25, 2019, 8:53 am
Expires: March 15, 2019, 4:30 pm