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Urban Municipal Administrator, Resort Village of Aquadeo

The employer is currently seeking a motivated individual for the position of Urban Municipal Administrator.

This is a permanent position starting immediately. Applicants for this position should have their Standard Urban Certificate in Local Government Administration or have accounting & administrative skills learned from previous work experience and are willing to take the Local Government Administration course (Can be taken On-line)

Personal Asset Skills:

  • Ability to work independently and manage time;
  • Be detail orientated;
  • Have exceptional leadership qualities, superior communication, planning and accounting skills;
  • Experience in Word/Excel, accounting packages, Munisoft are definite assets;

If you are interested in a rewarding challenging career with group insurance and pension plan benefits, please submit a detailed resume with references and salary expectations in confidence to the Resort Village of Aquadeo.

Part Time / Full Time Apply until August 20th, 2018

Resort Village of Aquadeo
Box 501 Cochin, Saskatchewan, S0M 0L0
PH: (306)386-2942, Fax (306)386-2544
aquadeoadmin@gmail.com

Posted 7/25/2018


Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Esterhazy

The Town of Esterhazy invites applications for the position of Chief Administrative Officer. The town is located along highway 22, 76 kilometers southeast of Yorkton. Esterhazy is a prosperous, industrial and agricultural community of over 3,200 (2017 Covered Health Population) located in the southeastern corner of Saskatchewan. Esterhazy is situated between two scenic valleys and is home to three potash mines, owned and operated by The Mosaic Company.

As a major service centre for the area, Esterhazy offers more than 80 categories of local and national franchise businesses that service a trading area of 10,000 people. It is also a major centre for public services including health care and education.

The Chief Administrative Officer will be responsible to the Town Council for the management and operations of all the affairs of the Town, in accordance with the policies established by Town Council and The Municipalities Act. As the Chief Administrative Officer, the position has management and control of all issues and matters pertaining to the day-to-day operation of the Town. The Chief Administrative Officer has supervision responsibilities over departments and/or officers currently or may be created or appointed in the future.

The minimum requirement for this position is an Urban Standard Certificate or working towards obtaining their certificate. Experience in municipal government budgeting, financial operations, assessment, taxation, legislative interpretation and MuniSoft software are a definite asset. Candidate must possess positive public relations, management, the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders and superior organizational skills. The successful candidate must live in Esterhazy and have a valid driver’s license. The start date is as soon as possible, however, this position will remain open until a successful applicant is selected.

Qualified applicants must include a detailed resume, a current criminal record check, as well as three references with their application.

Thank you to all applicants, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Resumes may be sent to:
Town of Esterhazy
Box 490
Esterhazy, Sask.
S0A 0X0
Fax: 306-745-6797
Email: administrator.esterhazy@sasktel.net

Posted 7/25/2018


Finance Officer, Town of Lumsden, Rural Municipality of Lumsden No. 189

Nestled in the beautiful Qu’Appelle Valley, one of Canada’s prettiest towns, Lumsden offers a country pace life style with a full range of social, recreational and cultural opportunities for all ages and interests. A growing, vibrant and friendly community, only minutes away from the City of Regina, has an active artistic and strong community spirit supported by the residents living in the Town and surrounding Rural Municipality. The population served exceeds 3700 and is growing with new residential and commercial developments.

Finance Officer

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Finance Officer will play a key role in the financial administration of both municipalities each having operating budgets exceeding $5M.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and direct all accounting functions for both municipalities including compliance with applicable legislation and reporting requirements.
  • Act as primary liaison with external auditors.
  • Oversee and prepare the annual operating and capital budgets.
  • Manage reserve accounts and debt portfolios.
  • Oversee and prepare tax and assessment rolls, tax notices, school and municipal hail statements.
  • Keep current the tangible capital asset schedules.
  • Research external funding sources and prepare applications for project assistance.
  • Manage project funding and payment of expenditures.

Education and Qualifications:

  • A professional accounting designation (CPA) or in the process of attaining a designation as a registered student member in good standing with an accounting organization is an asset.
  • Post-secondary education, with preference to business degree (bachelor or applied) is an asset.
  • Knowledge of accounting applications, GAAP and public-sector accounting standards.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Dynamics GP/Diamond software or a proven aptitude working with IT software systems. A strong knowledge of excel and Crystal Reports is an asset.
  • Ability to prepare financial statements and reports with a high degree of quality and accuracy.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.

Compensation:

The salary range is sufficiently broad and is based on education, qualifications and relevant experience.

If you are interested in receiving more information or exploring this opportunity further, please contact the Chief Administrative Officer, Monica Merkosky at (306) 731-2404 ext 8302 or m.merkosky@lumsden.ca.

Qualified candidates for the position should apply by submitting their resume to town.lumsden@sasktel.net. The competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

To learn more about the Town of Lumsden and RM of Lumsden please visit www.lumsden.ca

We wish to thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Posted 7/17/2018


Chief Administrator Officer (CAO), Town of Springside

The Town of Springside invites applications for the position of Administrator. The town is located along highway 16, 25kms NW of Yorkton. A community of approximately 500 residents, Springside has a K-8 school, arena, library, museum, Senior’s Centre, restaurant, SGI Autobody, and a welding shop.

The Town Administrator will be responsible to the Council for all operations of the Town, in accordance with the policies established by Council and The Municipalities Act.

The minimum requirement for this position is an Urban Standard Certificate. Experience in Municipal Government, and in using Munisoft software and Microsoft Office would be an asset.

The start date is as soon as possible. However, this position will remain open until a successful applicant is selected.

Qualified applicants must include a detailed resume, as well as three references. Resumes may be sent to:

Town of Springside
Box 414
Springside, Sask.
S0A 3V0
Fax: 306-792-2022
Email: springside@sasktel.net

Thank you to all applicants. Regretfully, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Posted 7/11/2018


Administrator, Town of Radisson

The Town of Radisson is accepting applications for an Administrator with position starting around Mid-August, 2018.

Candidates are required to have a Minimum Urban Standard Certificate. Experience with budgeting, financial operations, assessment, taxation, legislative interpretation and Munisoft software are a definite asset. Candidate should possess positive Public relations, management, communication and organizational skills. Residency in the Town of Radisson and a valid drivers license will be required for this position. Volunteer activities will be considered as well in the final analysis of person being hired. Under the authority and direction of council, the administrator is responsible for the effective implementation and execution of all council policies, town bylaws, provincial and federal legislation.

Qualified persons are asked to submit a detailed resume indicating qualifications, present and past work experience, salary expectations and at least three job related references by 4:30 P.M., Wednesday, August 15, 2018. A current criminal record check must be included with application.

The Town of Radisson has a population of 500+ people and is located on Highway 16 approximately 70 kilometres from North Battleford and Saskatoon

Please send resumes to:

Town of Radisson
P.O. Box 69
Radisson, Saskatchewan
S0K 3L0
Or Fax: 306-827-4747
Or Email: tradisson@sasktel.net

Please contact the office at 306-827-2218 or email address above if you have any questions.

Posted 7/11/2018


Chief Administrator Officer, Peace River Regional District, B.C.

The Peace River Regional District (www.prrd.bc.ca) is situated in northeastern British Columbia, Canada. Headquartered in Dawson Creek the Regional District comprises seven municipalities and four electoral areas and is world renowned for their friendly people, spectacular outdoor recreation and linkages to the Yukon and Alaska. Characterized by rolling hills with grain and cattle farms the Regional District contains about 40% of the province's Agricultural Land Reserve. The vibrant economy of the Peace River Regional District is varied and comprised mainly of oil and gas, mining, manufacturing, hydro-electric power generation, agriculture, and forestry. Home to approximately 62,000 residents, it offers amenities that equal or exceed many of Canada’s major urban centres. Recognizing the importance strong organizational leadership plays when it comes to delivering the very best of services to its residents and visitors alike, the PRRD is looking to attract an accomplished municipal executive as Chief Administrative Officer to take the organization to the next level.

Reporting to the Board of Directors of the Peace River Regional District, you will be responsible for managing the constantly changing and increasingly complex day-to-day affairs of one of the most prominent Regional Districts in Northern BC. You will provide the leadership skills required to motivate a staff of dedicated professionals and play a key role with the Board of Directors in developing strategic initiatives that meet both current and future needs of the Regional District.

You will have a strong post-secondary education ideally coupled with a private sector business background, as well as local government or Regional District senior management expertise. You are accomplished at managing within communities dealing with high growth and change and have a proven track record of demonstrating your capabilities as a senior executive. You are a team player and builder, a strategic thinker with excellent communications and human resource skills coupled with sound political judgement. You are recognized for your positive corporate contributions and are a catalyst for positive corporate change.

Those interested should contact Arthur Lyons at 604-632-4084 or alyons@lyonsblack.com.

Posted 6/28/2018