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Director of Corporate Services

Job Type: 
Finance /Accounting / Economics
Organization: 
Town of High Prairie
Job Description : 

The Town of High Prairie is seeking a qualified individual to fill the full time position of Director of Corporate Services. This is a senior municipal management position that reports directly to the Chief Administrative Officer. This position is responsible for discharging those responsibilites of the Director of Corporate Services under the MGA; provides financial investment and policy advice to Council; carries the duties of "Designated Officer" under the MGA; supervises financial employees; and generally ensures day- to - day matters pertaining to the Town Office run smoothly.

The candidate will be a team player with keen analytical, supervisory, and interpersonal skills. Qualifications for this position include professional accounting designation, or an equivalent level of education and experience, with a minimum of five years work experience, preferable in a local government setting.

High Prairie is a busy community located in Big Lakes County on Highway 2, midway between Peace River and Slave Lake. Unlike many northern communities, High Prairie has a ful range of family amenties, including an indoor swimming pool, a second ice surface and performing arts centre. High Prairie' s economy is based on agriculture, the oil and gas industry, and forestry. Please visit www.highprairie.ca

This position will be subject to a six (6) month probationary period. The Town of High Prairie offers a competitive salary and includes an attractive benefits package. 

Closing Date: 
May 14, 2020
Application Return: 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume and application letter to cao@highprairie.ca or mail your resume, marked "Confidential" to:

Attention: Brian Martinson CAO
Town of High Prairie
P.O. Box 179,
High Prairie, AB T0G 1E0

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. The Town of High Prairie thanks all applicants for their interest.