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Finance Controller

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Calgary, AB
Vancouver, BC
Victoria, BC
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Full Time
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Banking, Finance and Insurance

About Ucluelet First Nation

The Ucluelet First Nation, also known as the Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ (Yuuthlu-ilth-alth)) is one of five modern Treaty First Nations located on the west coast of Vancouver Island and on the northwest side of Barkley Sound.

With approximately 700 citizens, Ucluelet First Nation is experiencing an exciting time of growth and change with health and wellness programs, social development services, education support, cultural and language programs, youth programs, elder programs and partnerships with its economic development companies. 

For more information about Ucluelet First Nation, please visit our website

About the Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Controller with in-depth knowledge of all aspects of accounting to join our team in Ucluelet, British Columbia.

In this pivotal role, you will be working together with a small and dedicated team to maintain the financial accounts of the Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ Government by providing accurate and timely information to colleagues and external organizations. 

In this dynamic role, you will also need to build strong and long-term relationships within the community and consistently demonstrate tact, discretion, and sound judgment. Exceptional interpersonal skills along with strong cultural sensitivity and understanding 
will be the key to your success in this role. 
The Ideal Candidate 

For this role, we are seeking an accomplished finance professional or well-experienced accountant with a minimum of five years of progressive experience in all areas of financial accounting systems, preferably in First Nations or local government settings, including all aspects of general ledger maintenance. Experience in supervising a small finance team will also be key for this role.

Most importantly, you must be an excellent communicator, have demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills, and be able to provide education and guidance to co-workers in accounting procedures. 

About the Benefits

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package that is negotiable based on your experience, skills, and qualifications. In addition to your salary, you can also expect to receive a comprehensive benefits package, including relocation support for the right candidate.  

Don't miss this unique opportunity to use your leadership experience to make a positive and lasting difference in the future of the Ucluelet First Nation community. Apply to join our team today!

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Posted: November 9, 2017
Closes:December 8, 2017
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11-50 employees
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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