The Township of Wellington North is seeking applications for the position of Treasurer/Director of Finance as a result of the pending reassignment of the incumbent to a new position which will involve financial analysis and other special projects. The Treasurer/Director is responsible for all aspects of the Township’s financial affairs.
Wellington North is a growing municipality, with a sound financial position and a population of approximately 12,000, which combines productive rural countryside with two vibrant fully serviced urban areas. The Township’s annual spending is in excess of $16 million.
The municipality, a strong proponent of ongoing professional education for its staff, will offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
The successful candidate, with five years or more of finance related experience will be a designated accountant or possess an equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of municipal finance will be a definite asset but is not essential.
Excellent communications skills, as well as a high degree of administrative effectiveness are necessary for success in this position. The Treasurer will be required to interact with ratepayers, other governments and their agencies, and service providers. Of particular importance will be the ability to provide comprehensive analytical reports to Council, including options and clear recommendations, on a variety of financial matters.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit their questions and applications no later than 12:00 noon Monday October 16, 2017 to: N.G.Bellchamber & Assoc. at firstname.lastname@example.org