Deputy Treasurer ID: 64250

Deadline Date: 2020/05/29

Location:  Sioux Lookout

Deputy Treasurer

Full Time Position Under the direction of the Municipal Treasurer, the Deputy Treasurer is responsible for administration and oversight of municipal accounting activities including but not limited to: cash receipts, accounts receivable, accounts payable, fixed assets, water/sewer billing, bank reconciliation, corporate general ledger system, reviews of insurance requirements, accounting for grants and capital projects and other projects and tasks as assigned. The Deputy Treasurer will be directly involved in the administration of the Tangible Capital Assets  PSAB 3150, Asset Management Plan and assist in the preparation of the year-end audit reports and various schedules of the Financial Information Return. The Deputy Treasurer will work in a fast paced customer service oriented environment and at all times offer independent opinions which reflect sound and cautious financial practice. In the absence of the Treasurer the Deputy Treasurer will perform all statutory duties of the Treasurer as defined in the Municipal Act.

Qualifications and experience:

Post-Secondary Education in Business, Finance or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  AMCT or AMCT (A) designation; MAFP and tax collectors courses would be an asset.

Enrollment in an accounting designation program would be an asset. 

Knowledge of the Employment Standards Act, Income Tax Act, and Retirement Regulations would be an asset. 

The position will require completion of the AMCTO Municipal Administration Program and the Municipal Accounting and Finance Program.

Minimum 2 to 3 years progressive experience in a finance environment. 

Advanced computer skills including a thorough knowledge of accounting software and spreadsheet (Excel or equivalent) and database management are essential.

Knowledge and understanding of legislative framework and understanding of Municipal government operations specifically finance principles and practices.

Knowledge of CityWide Software and Diamond Software would be an asset.

Rate of Pay: Currently under review Applications:

To apply for this opportunity, you are invited to submit a detailed resume in confidence to the undersigned. This job posting will be advertised until May 29, 2020 at NOON.

Human Resources Department Municipality of Sioux Lookout 25 Fifth Avenue, PO Box 158, Sioux Lookout ON P8T 1A4 E-mail: Tel: 807-737-2700 ext. 2225 Fax: 807-737-8067 Website: Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the information gathered will be used for the purpose of job selection. Any queries relating to the collection of personal information should be directed to the Municipal Clerk. For additional information visit our website at The Municipality of Sioux Lookout is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Date:
 Sioux Lookout
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
 Business, Finance and Administration
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
  Submit Resume and Cover Letter to

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Laurie Fisher
Position Title:
 Human Resources Administrator
Company Name:
 Municipality of Sioux Lookout
 Sioux Lookout
Postal Code:
 P8T 1A4
Web Address:

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