**NEW DEADLINE** Employment Opportunity – Finance Officer Position

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

FINANCE OFFICER POSITION

The Municipality of Swan Valley West is currently seeking a skilled, experienced

Finance Officer to join our organization.

Under the direction of and reporting directly to the Chief Administrative Officer you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of our financial transactions and procedures.

Job Brief

The ideal candidate should be familiar with audits, invoices, budget preparations, managing accounting activities, including bank reconciliations, accounts payable, accounts receivable, maintaining and analyzing the capital asset records in accordance with the Public Sector Accounting Board’s Standards for Tangible Capital Assets, maintaining files and records for the same, tax roll and associated duties as well as payroll. You should also have excellent organizational skills and be able to handle time-sensitive tasks.

Requirements

  • Proven work experience, 2+ years, as a Finance Officer or similar role
  • Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience using financial software
  • Proficient in MS Excel, MS Word
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data

Preference Given To Those With

  • Working knowledge of Munisoft Municipal software
  • Business Accounting Certificate, (CPA is considered an asset)
  • CMMA from University of Manitoba or willing to enroll in the program

Salary in accordance with current municipal Union Contract and dependent upon qualifications and experience.

A more detailed job description available upon request from the address listed below.

Envelopes must be marked; 

APPLICATION: Finance Officer

Please make submissions;

In Person to the Swan River Municipal Office

216 Main Street W.

By mail to Box #610, Swan River, MB. R0L 1Z0

Or by email to cao@munswanvalleywest.com 

*PLEASE CALL AND CONFIRM RECEIPT OF YOUR APPLICATION* 

DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING RESUMES;

Friday, October 26th, 2018

We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

**NEW** Ward Map

Please click on the following link to view the Swan Valley West Ward Boundary Map.

Ward Map

Municipality of Swan Valley West 2018 Election Candidates

PositionNameIncumbentAcclaimedResults
ReeveWilliam GallowayYesYesRe-Elected
Councillor – Ward 1Glen FosterYesYesRe-Elected
Councillor – Ward 2Carrie BloshaYes Re-Elected
Councillor – Ward 2Shane YaschyshynNo Defeated
Councillor – Ward 3Terry NeelyNo Defeated
Councillor – Ward 3Bill GadeNo Elected
Councillor – Ward 4Tyler KushnirykNoYesElected
Councillor – Ward 5David MinishYes Defeated
Councillor – Ward 5Matt WillsNo Elected
Councillor – Ward 6Brian BurickYes Defeated
Councillor – Ward 6Darryl PierrepontNo Elected

    Benito LUD Committee

NameIncumbentAcclaimedResults
Dale OffenbergerYes Defeated
Grant SchneiderYes Re-Election
Curtis HackNo Elected
Brad KushnirykNo Elected

**NEW DEADLINE** Employment Opportunity – Office Clerk

Applications are being accepted for the

PART-TIME POSITION of OFFICE CLERK

for the Municipality of Swan Valley West.

Applicants with experience in Municipal Administration or other administrative office positions will be given preference.

Job Description and Wage Range are available on request at the Municipal Office, 216 Main Street West, Swan River, MB.

Resumes must be submitted in a sealed envelope marked; 

APPLICATION: PART-TIME OFFICE CLERK

Please make submissions;

  • In Person to the Swan River Municipal Office
  • By mail to Box #610, Swan River, MB. R0L 1Z0
  • By email to cao@munswanvalleywest.com

*PLEASE CALL AND CONFIRM RECEIPT OF YOUR APPLICATION*

Only those being granted an interview will be contacted.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING RESUMES;

Friday, October 26th, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m.