Financial Coordinator – Temporary Position – Career Opportunity

May 2, 2009

Do you have the analytical, problem solving and organizational skills to provide financial support to communities throughout northern BC? Will your skills strengthen a collaborative team of Northern Development staff and community economic development professionals focused on attracting investment and new business to the region? Providing superb accounting support and contract administration to over 40 communities and managing multiple project responsibilities while meeting challenging deadlines in support of a board responsible for this regional economic development corporation must be your goal!


Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, this highly motivated individual with very strong book keeping, financial and contract administration skills will be a primary contact for financial officers and non-profit organizations in over 40 communities and 10 regional districts across 70% of the province.

The successful candidate will demonstrate exceptional accuracy and attention to detail, and have current technology skills. You will be responsible for accounting and book keeping duties as well as contract development and tracking. To ensure success, the candidate will demonstrate experience in all of the following areas: accounts payable, payroll and benefits, account reconciliations, word processing, and database management. The ability to set priorities, demonstrate confidential diplomacy, and establish and maintain excellent working relationships with elected officials, senior business executives, and representatives of community groups is critical. Competitive salary is commensurate with the skills and value you bring to our organization.


How to Apply:

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format referencing "Financial Coordinator" to:

Bryan Lockhart
Chief Financial Officer
Northern Development Initiative Trust

We would like to thank all applicants for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Recruitment for this position is ongoing.