The Corporation of the Town of Tecumseh is currently recruiting for a highly motivated individual to fill the position of Financial Analyst.
Reporting to the Deputy Treasurer & Tax Collector, the Financial Analyst is responsible for assisting with the management, maintenance and enhancement of an ongoing, automated capital asset accounting and reporting program, in compliance with Public Sector Accounting Board’s (PSAB) Tangible Capital Asset accounting requirements. The Financial Analyst will also assist in various aspects of municipal accounting, reporting, forecasting, budgetary and internal controls, development charge calculation and reporting and asset management planning and reporting.
Qualifications and Requirements
The successful candidate will have a University Degree in Business Administration (Accounting) or related field combined with three (3) years of experience in a municipal finance related field, or a College Diploma in Business-Accounting combined with four (4) years of experience in a municipal field. Candidates will have a professional designation in accounting (i.e. CPA, CA, CGA, CMA) or MBA. The preferred candidate will have an understanding and experience using a capital asset policy framework combined with the knowledge of, and experience with, Canadian Institute of Charter Accountants (CICA) and/or PSAB in a public or private organization involving fixed asset accounting, interpreting and applying accounting standards and financial reporting.
The ideal candidate will have advanced computer and technical skills including experience with financial system software and knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite. Candidates must be proficient in developing and using financial models and spreadsheets; ability to analyze and interpret financial/statistical information and identify and resolve financial problems. In addition, the ideal candidate will have exceptional organizational skills; work independently and will have excellent oral and written communication skills. Previous experience with Vadim iCity Enterprise financial software, RAC Software Inc., FMW Web and Public Sector Digest CityWide software is considered an asset.
The Town is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. If contacted for an employment opportunity, please advise if you require accommodation.
We invite you to visit the Town’s webpage www.tecumseh.ca to obtain further information about the municipality. To view the full Job Description for the position of Financial Analyst visit the Employment Opportunities page on the website.
The Town offers a starting hourly rate of $43.18 (2019), in accordance with the Collective Agreement with CUPE Local 702.2. This position is subject to a probationary period of sixty (60) days of work.
Applicants are invited to submit resumes to employment.tecumseh.ca by Friday, November 29, 2019, at 4:30 pm.
All applications are appreciated; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Personal information is collected pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act [MFIPPA] and will be used solely for the purpose of candidate selection.
- Offered SalaryN/A
- Career LevelOthers
- ExperienceLess than 2 years
- SECTORMunicipal Government
- QualificationAssociate Degree
- Application Closing Time29.11.2019 20:44