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Senior Finance Coordinator (Controller) – Saskatoon

Location Type Posting Date Closing Date
Saskatoon Full Time Feb 15, 2024 Mar 15, 2024

The Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research invites applications for the following position:

Senior Finance Coordinator (Controller)

Competition Code: 2401 300S Mar 15

Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director of Finance, the Sr Finance Coordinator is responsible for applying generally accepted accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial information, preparing accurate and timely financial reports and statements, ensuring appropriate accounting control procedures are in place and align with Institute policies, reviewing accounting transactions for accuracy and completeness. Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements along with management reports. Liaise with other departments as part of the annual budgeting process and work with team leaders to establish financial/budgetary goals. Supervision of assigned staff, leading a culture of continual improvement and process efficiency, ensuring adequate internal controls are present, identify internal control issues and work with the Director of Finance to implement solutions. This position will take a lead role in the implementation of the Institute’s new Enterprise Resource Planning/Student Information System and other duties as assigned by the Director of Finance.

Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance. A combination of equivalent educational qualifications and work experience may be considered. Previous experience with financial systems and management/supervisory experience would be considered an asset. A demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with staff and other agencies is a must. The successful candidate must have an extensive understanding of Métis culture.

Remuneration: A competitive salary and benefits package
Term: April 2024 – April 2025 (subject to renewal)
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Deadline for receipt of applications: March 15, 2024

Please submit resume and the names of three references to:

Gabriel Dumont Institute
917 22nd Street West
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7M 0R9
Telephone; (306) 657-2264 Fax; (306) 975-0903
Email: jobs@gdins.org

Gabriel Dumont Institute has permission from the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission to hire affirmatively.
Please state in your cover letter if you are of Métis ancestry.
Only applicants short-listed will be contacted.

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