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Financial Specialist

Job Type: 
Finance /Accounting / Economics
Organization: 
Town of Okotoks
Job Description : 

The Town’s Finance & Systems Division has several exciting initiatives underway to continue to meet the needs of internal and external clients. Reporting to the Finance & Systems Director, the Financial Specialist also works closely with the Accounting Manager to perform a wide variety of responsibilities including financial reporting and project work in relation to utilities and off-site levies. The incumbent will assist the Director and Manager with all accounting functions usual to a busy corporate municipal financial division, including budgets, year-end audits, GL account reconciliation, etc.

The successful incumbent will possession a CPA or affiliated designation plus 5 years relevant experience in finance, preferably focused on utilities and off-site levies in a Municipal Government setting. Knowledge of current financial practices, specifically those related to the public sector, management and negotiation skills, computer skills with particular emphasis in spreadsheets and data base management. Familiarity with Dynamics software is a definite asset.  Above average analytical skills are required.

We are committed to a healthy, vibrant and sustainable community. Our employees are the cornerstone of our organization; working with us will provide you with the opportunity to be part of an ever evolving environment, working with awesome people. Our total compensation package includes a competitive salary a comprehensive benefit package and participation in LAPP pension.

Closing Date: 
March 29, 2020
Application Return: 

Interested applicants are invited to apply online at www.okotoks.ca and forward a detailed resume by March 29, 2020.

We thank you for your interest. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted