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Director Of Finance And Administration
Date Posted
Saturday, January 06, 2018
Ontario, ON
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Director of Finance and Administration

Job #3226 – This mid-sized federally funded Non-Profit organization located downtown is seeking an innovation-minded, success-driven finance professional to join their team! The selected incumbent will work closely with the VP of Corporate Services and will provide overall direction and leadership of all administrative functions relating to finances, investments, budgeting, business planning, risk management and financial policy development matters. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on individual with a collaborative leadership style as you will be the operational leader and financial strategist in the finance unit. Main responsibilities include:
Develop financial strategies to advance program objectives
Oversee the annual budgeting and planning process
Manage the investment of funds including cash flow and forecasting
Assures compliance with government regulations
Improve internal processes and systems
Communicate effectively and present financial information to the Finance and Audit and the Investment Committees and Board of Directors

This role will act as a critical member of the senior leadership team and will be a trusted and valued business partner to program staff and the executive team!



The main qualifications for this role include:
A professional accounting designation is required
Minimum of 7-10 years of progressive management experience in a similar role
Proven analytical skills including risk management assessment, forecasting and modelling
Excellent communication and relationship-building skills
Well organized and attentive to details

Definite Assets (nice to have):
Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Commerce
Previous experience overseeing a human resource function and/or I.T
Knowledge of investments and various asset categories
Ability to communicate effectively in both French and English
Previous experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP and BOARD

Compensation Package: $110,000 - $140,000 salary range, defined benefit pension plan, fantastic benefits, 5 weeks’ vacation plus Christmas shutdown and the list goes on!!

Location: Ottawa (Downtown)

Internal Job ID#: 3226

Recruiter Name: Matt Stevenson