Employment Opportunity: Chief Financial Officer

July 4, 2019  |  News, Public Notices

Village of New Denver

Job Posting:  Chief Financial Officer

The Village of New Denver is seeking to fill the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO).  As part of the Village’s senior management team, the successful candidate will provide professional leadership and strategic management of the financial affairs of the municipality, and fulfill the statutory duties of the financial officer, as per the Community Charter.  Work will include the preparation of capital and operating budgets, financial reporting, forecasting and analysis as well as oversight of the accounting, payroll, payables, receivables and property taxation functions.  The CFO will be expected to assist with the preparation of grant applications, bylaws and financial aspects of a variety of projects.    The successful candidate will possess superior communication, presentation, organization, computer application, negotiation and interpersonal management skills as well as a willingness to develop effective professional relationships with elected officials, fellow employees, stakeholders and the general public.

The Village of New Denver offers a compensation package which includes a comprehensive benefits package, vacation allowances and training support.  Base salary will be dependant on knowledge and experience and is in the range of $55,000 – $65,000 for a 0.8 FTE position.

The ideal candidate will possess a thorough working knowledge of Canadian Public Sector Accounting Standards.  Preference will be given to candidates with a professional accounting designation, municipal finance experience and/or familiarity with the MAIS software platform.  Experience with information technology functions or asset management programs will be considered an asset.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume and cover letter no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 to Catherine Allaway, Acting CAO, by email to or mail to PO Box 40, New Denver, BC V0G 1S0.  All applicants are thanked for their interest – only those selected for an interview will be contacted.