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Organization:    Ministry of Natural Resources
Division:    Corporate Management
City:    Peterborough
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    SMG1 - Senior Mgmt Group 1
Salary:    $93,050.00 - $106,350.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    50356

Are you a dynamic financial and business leader who excels at building and maintaining strong financial processes and relationships with stakeholders and partners? If so, consider this exciting opportunity in the Corporate Finance and Controllership Branch, Ministry of Natural Resources.

What can I expect to do in this role?

Reporting to the Director, Corporate Finance and Controllership Branch, you will:

• Lead and manage the full range of corporate financial planning, performance-based budgetary control, forecasting, risk management, financial accounting, reporting and controllership services, including:

o Developing ministry-wide financial reporting and controllership frameworks
o Preparing the ministry's public accounts and other external reports
o Analyzing and negotiating complex financial arrangements for the Ministry of Natural Resources

• Be responsible for the effective management of all corporate financial policy development and business practice implementation projects across the Ministry
• Have full accountability for identification and recommendation of practical solutions to ministry financial issues
• Liaise with central agencies and lead ministries to ensure effective and quality financial recommendations

How do I qualify?

• You have strong expertise in financial planning, as well as accounting & control principles and practices (GAAP)
• You have expert knowledge of external and public sector accounting, financial reporting, planning and modern controllership practices and processes
• You have experience with practices and applications of modern controllership, financial information systems, contemporary cash/accrual accounting methodologies, revenue management, public sector accounting and internal control mechanisms

• You have strong leadership skills and the demonstrated ability to lead, motivate, and mentor staff
• You have management and leadership experience in a fast paced and dynamic environment, delivering high quality financial analysis and services under tight timeframes
• You have experience utilizing project management practices and processes to deliver on large initiatives

• You have superior issues management skills, including superior presentation and briefing skills, to manage and inform all levels of management and staff on diverse and complex financial issues
• You are able to anticipate and manage resistance to change in order to achieve desired outcomes

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 300 Water St, Peterborough, East Region
Compensation Group:   Senior Management Group
Category:   Senior Management
Posted on:   Monday, January 21, 2013
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Monday, February 4, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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