Job Opportunity: Deputy Treasurer

Job Opportunity: Deputy Treasurer

Corporation of the Town of Minto
Full Time Deputy-Treasurer

The Town of Minto is recruiting a talented financial professional interested in joining the team as a full-time Deputy Treasurer. We are looking for a strategic thinker with a passion to work in the public sector. The successful candidate will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and judgment in addition to technical ability.

Reporting to the Treasurer/Deputy CAO, the position will be responsible for providing analysis and reporting to other departments, Council, regulatory bodies as well as working closely with the rest of the Finance and administrative team.

The position encompasses a wide variety of financial duties including assisting the Treasurer with budget and financial statement preparation, year-end working papers and audit liaison, cash flow forecasting, grant applications along with compliance and reporting, document control and improving and maintaining tangible capital asset systems and plans. In addition to regular analysis of revenues and expenses, the position will be required to assist with project management and special presentations and participate in municipal initiatives.

The ideal candidate has a Post-Secondary Degree, a Chartered Professional Accountant Designation complemented with a minimum of five years’ work experience in a municipal or not-for-profit environment. Familiarity with Keystone/USTI or similar financial software and Citywide Asset Management modules is considered an asset, in addition to a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. It is hoped that the successful candidate will be interested in taking on more responsibilities and complement the succession plan for the finance department.

As this is a small office, candidates will be open to understanding the various roles of all staff and take advantage of opportunities for cross-training and professional development.

The Town offers a competitive salary and benefit compensation package. A draft job description is available from the Treasurer/Deputy CAO and is posted on the Town of Minto web-site. Qualified Applicants are invited to apply by submitting a resume and cover letter by 5:00 pm Tuesday March 12, 2019 to:


Gordon Duff
Treasurer/Deputy CAO
Town of Minto
5941 Hwy 89, Harriston
gordon@town.minto.on.ca
Ph: 519-338-2511 ext 235
Fax: 519-338-2005


We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will be treated in strict confidence. Any personal information that is collected under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act will be used only for job selection purposes. Please note: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, please contact the Accessibility Representative with accommodation inquiries at 519-338-2511 ext 240.

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