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Township of Black River-Matheson

Is currently accepting applications for a one year contract for the position of Treasurer.

  • The Treasurer will report to the Director of Administration/Clerk/Treasurer.
  • Oversee and maintain the financial affairs of the Township in compliance with all relevant provincial and municipal policies, by-laws and relevant legislation.
  • Coordinate and prepare all Township annual and capital budgets including the estimates and levy by-laws for council’s consideration and action.
  • Develop and implement financial controls, manage investments, project costing, risk, record management practices and tangible capital asset management and maintenance of ledgers.
  • Oversee all aspects of taxation, including but not limited to, the position of Tax Collector.
  • Demonstrate active and proactive leadership related to all grant and funding programs and report to council as appropriate.
  • Assume leadership in long-term financial strategic planning, and act as a financial advisor to the management team and to Council.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Director including mentoring staff.  
  • College diploma in administration, accounting and /or human resources with a minimum of 5 years at the senior management level.
  • A CMO or AMCT designation in good standing.
  • Must have good working knowledge of municipal operations
  • This position requires a thorough knowledge of provincial statutes and applicable regulations that effect local government
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, interpersonal and communications skills, and problem solving
  • Experience with the Planning Act
  • Ability to use good judgement, tact, and diplomacy.
  • Computer literacy utilizing word processing, spreadsheets, email and internet
  • Valid Class G driver’s license
  • Bilingual, both spoken and written

Salary & Benefits: as per the Non-Union Remuneration and Benefits Program. This position is based on a 40 hour work week from Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The successful candidate will be required to provide the following:

  • Criminal Background Reference Check
  • Submit certified original copies of diploma/certificates or other relevant documents
  • Copy of driver’s license and drivers abstract
To Apply:

Submit your application, including details of your qualifications, to the undersigned clearly marked PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL prior to the closing date of  Tuesday, March 7, 2017.

Miss Cassandra Child,
Township of Black River-Matheson
P.O. Box 601, 429 Park Lane
Matheson, ON P0K 1N0
Tel: 705-273-2313
Fax: 705-273-2140

The Township of Black River-Matheson is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Treasurer Black River-Matheson Ontario

Expiry Date: 2017-03-07
Date Posted: 2017-02-16
Province: Ontario
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