Senior Director of Finance & Administration

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4621

Job #4621 – Exciting opportunity to join a very large and prominent organization right here in Ottawa as their Senior Director of Finance and Administration! The selected incumbent will play a pivotal role in the ongoing budget and long-term strategic planning and success of this organization. Someone who has worked in a unionized environment and can appreciate the role of a union will thrive in this role! Main responsibilities include:

  • Plan, organize and direct financial and administrative systems including accounting and financial statement preparation
  • Prepare budgets, oversee acquisitions and disposal and lease of properties
  • Assist with the development and implementation of financial and administrative policies and liaise with senior management to develop all strategies and policy decisions
  • Develop long term financial plans and annual budgets
  • Act as a resource for committees and make recommendations for hiring and promotions
  • Directly manage and direct departmental staff
  • Other duties as assigned

If you are a strong leader who has managed directors and managers in the past, don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity! As a professional, you enjoy both being hands-on as well as delegating tasks. A resourceful and flexible leader will be the right fit for their environment.
The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Post-secondary education in business, finance or accounting
  • Completed CPA designation preferred
  • 7-10 years of progressive experience
  • Strong leadership and budget skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous experience in a unionized environment
  • Bilingualism (French/English) considered an asset

What’s the Bottom Line:

  • $165,000 – $178,000 annual salary
  • Cadillac benefits package
  • 4 weeks’ vacation + 15 casual days
  • Defined pension contribution plan
  • Free parking
  • Flexible hybrid work schedule

Location: Ottawa
Internal Job ID#: 4621
Recruiter Name: Tracey Windsor
How to Apply:

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