We are Líl̓wat Nation located in the beautiful Pemberton Valley just minutes from Whistler, BC,  We are a progressive and growing community with an annual operating budget in excess of 20 million dollars. We are currently seeking an experienced and skilled:


Reporting to the Director of Finance , the successful candidate  will be responsible for providing leadership and  management  of the team s efforts in  managing day-to-day accounting functions, accounts payable, accounts receivable  reconciliations , developing monthly financial statements and variance analysis, assisting in financial planning and reporting, and providing professional financial guidance / support to the  Senior Management Team .

The successful individual will pose:

  • Professional Accounting Designation, or nearing an accreditation of a CPA
  • Minimum of five (5) years related professional experience, including two (2) or more years’ experience at the management level
  • First Nations accounting experience is an asset
  • Experience in financial budget and forecasting process
  • Experience with internal controls and risk mitigation
  • Experience working with related accounting software, including Microsoft Office, Sage ERP, AccPac, Sage Intelligence and other integrated accounting software
  • Knowledge of year-end reporting and auditing requirements
  • Knowledge of fund accounting an asset
  • Demonstrated team energy and  team building skills
  • Proven ability to develop standard operating procedures and administrative routines
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and respect our culture ,  traditions  and lead by example on a daily basis
  •  Criminal Records Check and Bondable

A well-balanced total compensation package and a workplace environment that recognizes the importance of togetherness and embraces nťákmen (our way).

Please forward a résumé, covering letter and (2) employment references to:

Human Resource Manager
Líl̓wat Nation, PO Box 602, Mount Currie, BC  V0N 2K0
Application / resumes accepted until   August 30 2017