With a population of 32,097, Parkland County offers a range of municipal services and a vibrant mix of agricultural, residential, industrial and recreational opportunities. This unique rural area is situated on the west outskirts of Edmonton, just 20 minutes from downtown, and stretching over 2438 sq. km. of picturesque landscapes.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Parkland County has a permanent, full-time Financial Analyst position available within the Financial Planning & Treasury Department. Under the direction of the Director, Financial Planning & Treasury, the Financial Analyst is responsible for providing a comprehensive range of financial services including: operating and capital budget preparation, long term planning, and treasury. The Financial Analyst will also provide collaborative financial support and requires the ability to establish and maintain effective, tactful, service orientated relationships with staff and management.
Rate of Pay: Competitive salary to be commensurate with education and experience.
Hours of Work: 7 hours/day; 35 hours/week
Benefits: Extensive benefits are offered including an option to join our Earned Day Off Program.
Undergraduate degree with a concentration in accounting or an Accounting Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution. An Advanced Accounting Certificate would be an asset.
Five years of general accounting experience with experience in the areas of municipal/public accounting, the Municipal Government Act, budgeting, planning, business modelling and forecasting
Strong technical skills to evaluate, investigate and interpret information related to budgets, plans and forecasts.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office and an expert knowledge of Excel.
Knowledge of Dynamics 365 and the ability to access and manipulate data from various financial and non-financial information systems.
Possession of a valid Alberta driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Interested candidates are invited to apply on our website at https://www.parklandcounty.com
Parkland County has a nepotism policy in effect which limits the consideration of employees’ relatives for employment. Please contact Human Resources for further information on this policy (including the definition of a relative under this policy).
For further information on our organization, please visit www.parklandcounty.com
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted. The personal information submitted pursuant to this advertisement is being collected under the authority of the Municipal Government Act and will be used for Parkland County employment opportunities only. The personal information that you provide may be made public, subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.