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Date Posted
Sunday, January 07, 2018
Yellowknife, NT
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Closing date: Jan 19, 2018

Location: Yellowknife

Department: Commission Scolaire

Job Code: 15044

Salary: $95,589 - $114,134

Job: Full-Time

Term: Regular

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About the Job

Department Information

Commission scolaire de francophone

Job Information

The Comptroller is the Chief Financial Officer of the Commission scolaire francophone des Territoires du Nord-Quest (CSFTNO) and is responsible and accountable for planning, directing and controlling all financial and student records functions for the CSFTNO, ensuring that the CSFTNO's financial operations comply with the Education Act, the Financial Administration Act, the Human Resources Manual, the Union of Northern Workers (UNW) and NWT Teachers Association (NWTTA) Collective Agreements and the CSFTNO's policies and procedures.

The CSFTNO serves approximately 200 students in two schools (Ecole Boreale in Hay River and Ecole Allain St-Cyr in Yellowknife), is responsible for a staff of approximately 34 administrators, teachers and support staff and a budget of over $4.5 million. The Directeur general (DG) and office staff provide professional advice; educational, administrative, technical and financial services; and support and assistance to the CSFTNO Board, school administrators and staff, stakeholders, members of the public, and particularly students and their families in order to ensure the delivery of quality educational programs and services.

The Comptroller is located in Yellowknife and reports directly to the DG of the CSFTNO. The Comptroller is part of the senior management team, which also includes the DG and the Directeur general adjoint (DGA).

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:

A professional accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA) from a recognized accounting program and at least 3 years of financial experience.

The incumbent must be bilingual with the ability to speak, read and write in English and in French.