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Chief Financial Officer

Job Type: 
Finance /Accounting / Economics
Town of La Ronge
Competition Number: 
Town of La Ronge, SK Chief Financial Officer Competition
Job Description : 

The Town of La Ronge is a scenic lake side community offering a full range of services and amenities located in the heart of Northern Saskatchewan with a population of approximately 3,000. This community offers progressive growth amidst the natural beauty of the area’s surrounding Lac La Ronge Provincial Park and in 2019, had a capital and operating budget exceeding $8 million dollars.

With the assistance of HMC Management Inc, Council is seeking the services of a qualified Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to provide professional financial services and leadership for the Town.

You will have a minimum of 2 (two) years of progressive experience in a municipal financial related role or in a public sector accounting role with proven experience. An exceptional understanding and working knowledge of Munisoft applications including: Financials (General Ledger & Custom Reporter, Accounts Payable, Paymate Acclaim Payroll); Receivables (Tax Assessment, Utility Billing and Receivables, General Accounts Receivable, Receipting) combined with excellent computer skills, including advanced knowledge in, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and other Microsoft applications are preferred.

Possession of a Standard Certificate in Local Government Administration and an Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance ((ACAF) or equivalent is required. A combination of equivalency of skills, qualifications and abilities with a related diploma would be also be considered. A Professional Accounting Designation (CA, CGA or CMA) would be an asset.

If you meet the minimum skills and qualifications, the salary range for the position is $101,250 - $112,500/annum.

Closing Date: 
March 27, 2020
Application Return: 

In confidence, qualified candidates are encouraged to electronically submit their resume, a covering letter, three work related references (including your current empoyer), and salary expectations to the following address by no later than 4 p.m. March 27, 2020 to:

RE: Town of La Ronge, SK Chief Financial Officer Competition

Inquires may be made to:
Dean Yaremchuk, Acting Chief Administrative Officer

A job description is available upon request. Only those candidates selected to be interviewed will be contacted.