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    Director of Financial Services

    July 20, 2022

    Director of Financial Services
    District of Port Hardy


    The District of Port Hardy is seeking a results-oriented professional who is passionate about improving service delivery to our community. This is a senior management position reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer and a key member of the District’s management team. In this role, the incumbent is the Financial Officer of the District and responsible for the statutory duties per Section 149 of the Community Charter.


    The ideal candidate will have a recognized accounting designation supplemented by a minimum of three (3) years of senior municipal or related financial management experience. The candidate will be comfortable in a computerized environment and be proficient with Microsoft Office applications. Experience with A-MAIS accounting systems and a sound knowledge of computer networking would be beneficial.


    This high-profile role requires a professional with excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with the ability to deal effectively with Council, a wide variety of internal customers, members of the community and government agencies. The District offers a competitive compensation package that includes the opportunity for career and professional development.


    Applicants are encouraged to thoroughly review the Job Posting & Description Package for required qualifications and experience, as well as additional position details. 


    Applications will be welcomed until Friday August 26th, 2022. Please forward your detailed resume with cover letter that reflects your knowledge, skills and abilities relevant to the position to:


    Heather Nelson-Smith, Chief Administrative Officer
    District of Port Hardy
    PO Box 68, 7360 Columbia Street
    Port Hardy, BC


    Or by email to: careers@porthardy.ca with the subject line: Director of Financial Services.


    If you have questions or want to discuss this position further, please call:


    Heather Nelson-Smith, Chief Administrative Officer
    District of Port Hardy


    We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position and advise that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The District of Port Hardy may conduct a criminal record check as a condition of employment.