PRINT

Reporting to the Director of Finance and working with an experienced and dedicated Finance Team, the Finance Manager will be responsible for providing leadership, supervision of the Finance staff, managing day-to-day accounting functions.

Title:                              Finance Manager
Location:                    Ullus
Status:                          Regular full time / Salary based on Knowledge, Experience, Proven Ability
Reporting to:           Finance Director

Summary:

Reporting to the Director of Finance and working with an experienced and dedicated Finance Team, the Finance Manager will be responsible for providing leadership, supervision of the Finance staff, managing day-to-day accounting functions including accounts payable, accounts receivable and reconciliations, developing monthly financial statements and variance analysis, assisting in financial planning and reporting, and providing professional financial management support to Program / Department Senior Management team.

Key Deliverables:

  • Assists the Director with identifying, assessing, monitoring, and reporting on financial risks and risk management.
  • Coordinates monthly financial review with all Program and Department Directors, reviews all Variance Analysis reports and processes adjusting entries as necessary
  • Oversees and reviews the monthly general ledger reconciliation
  • Ensures all financial records are current, accurate, recorded and filed in a manner that reflects professional and acceptable accounting practices
  • Assesses policies and procedures for financial reporting risks and implements internal controls to mitigate risk, including document retention, sufficient audit trails and segregation of duties
  • Oversees the duties and responsibilities of all direct reports in accordance with approved Líĺwat Laws and Policies, relevant external Government Statutes and Regulations, and acceptable Professional Accounting Principles and Practices
  • Oversees the preparation of annual year-end working papers and assists the Director in the preparation of annual financial statements, schedules and notes
  • Assists with the accounting and financial training to departmental directors, managers and Finance team members as required
  • Keeps the Director informed of sensitive and important issues and events affecting the financial management of the Líĺwat Nation, including the assessment and reporting of risk and liability
  • Share in the planning, organizing and operation of departmental schedules and event
  • Participates in annual budget/goals process and ensures adherence to the budget throughout the year
  • Maintain confidentially on all matters related to Finance and Líĺwat Nation’s affairs

Key Qualifications and Attributes:

 Professional Accounting Designation

  • Minimum of three years of related professional experience
  • Experience in financial planning, budget development and reporting
  • Knowledge of General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Knowledge of year-end reporting and auditing requirements
  • Strong team player from a team building workplace, demonstrated tact, discretion and judgment
  • Awareness of Líĺwat Nation’s culture and community history is an asset
  • Ability to submit a criminal records check and be bondable

Please submit a cover letter and your resume no later than 4:30 p.m October 5, 2018 to:
Annie.Papillon@lilwat.ca  or P.O. Box 602, Mount Currie VON 2K0
Please, include in subject line of email “Finance Manager”