Job Opportunities

Employment Opportunity
Director Of Finance

The Municipal District of Peace No.135 is inviting applications for the position of Director of Finance.

The Municipal District of Peace No.135 is a geographically small rural municipality with an excellent opportunity for future development and growth. The M.D. is located along the north bank of the Peace River and features active agricultural, tourism and oil and gas related industries. The M.D. comprises approximately 92,500 hectares and has a current population of 1747, including the Hamlet of Brownvale.

As the Director of Finance, the successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the Municipal District’s financial operations. These responsibilities will include accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, assessment and taxation roll, tangible capital asset records, and the preparation of the annual financial statements for the municipal auditor. This position requires proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, and previous experience with the Diamond financial accounting software would be considered an asset.

The Municipal District offers a competitive salary and benefits package which is negotiable based upon education and experience.

Should you have the appropriate combination of education and experience which are supplemented with strong communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with Council, staff and the public, you are invited to submit your confidential resume to the undersigned. In your cover letter, you are requested to provide 3 references, and indicate your salary expectations and proposed starting date.

Closing date for accepting resumes will be Friday, January 26, 2018 or until a suitable candidate is found. The M.D. thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Lyle McKen, C.A.O.
Municipal District of Peace No.135
Box 34
Berwyn, AB T0H 0E0
Fax:  780-338-2222