DIRECTOR OF FINANCE/TREASURER
Permanent Full-Time (35 Hours per week)
Why Choose Loyalist for Your Next Great Career Opportunity? Loyalist Township is committed to developing employees who are passionate about making a difference. We support employees to grow their strengths, and together we will reach our collective full potential as an employer of choice. We offer excellent pay and benefits including a defined benefit pension plan, OMERS. Service to our community, and to each other is what we do.
Loyalist Township is a growing community of over 18,000 residents situated on the north shore of Lake Ontario between the Town of Greater Napanee and the City of Kingston. The Township is a blend of rural and urban areas with a number of smaller hamlets throughout, including its very own island community, accessible by ferry. It is an outdoor lovers’ dream, with a Great Lake on the doorstep and beautiful Canadian shield lakes and provincial parks minutes away to the north. Next door is the historic City of Kingston, which boasts an amazing downtown core right on Lake Ontario, full of excellent restaurants and nightlife offerings. We are also connected to large urban centres by the 401, with the GTA two hours to the west and Ottawa two hours to the east.
Annual salary: $119,840 – $137,519
How to Apply: Interested applicants are invited to apply online through our Careers website by 11:59 p.m. on October 10th, 2023.
The Director of Finance/Treasurer is the Chief Financial Officer of the municipality, responsible for ensuring that all legislative requirements and the principles of sound financial management are met as well as the administration and oversight of the corporate procurement program. This position, as appointed by the Township Council, fills the statutory position of Treasurer as required under the Municipal Act, with the ability to bind the Corporation.
The Director is a member of the Leadership team reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer. The Director provides leadership and oversees the Finance department, which includes the responsibility for financial management and procurement, for the Corporation. The position also provides leadership and supports the development and, implementation of organizational strategies, technology, best practices, and processes to ensure quality corporate reporting, information management, asset management, and strategic planning. The Director is a team leader with the ability to support, coach, develop staff and positively engage and motivate colleagues in a fully participative workplace.
SPECIFIC SKILLS, ABILITIES AND KNOWLEDGE:
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Note: Above duties are representative of a typical position and are not to be construed as all-inclusive.
Regular communication with all Finance Department staff, other municipal departments, and Township Council.
Taxpayers/ratepayers, vendors, auditors, provincial ministries, other municipalities, and agencies.
The job description reflects the primary duties and responsibilities of this position and should not be construed to describe in detail all duties and responsibilities of the job.
Loyalist Township values a diverse workforce and looks to attract and retain people who will work together to provide excellent service to our residents, visitors, business partners, and each other. If you are looking for a rewarding opportunity to work with a team of professionals dedicated to promoting the quality of life and prosperity of our community, come join us!
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, Loyalist Township is pleased to accommodate the individual needs of applicants with disabilities within the recruitment and selection process. Please contact the Human Resources team at email@example.com or 613-386-7351 ext. 149 if you require accommodation.