Employment Opportunity - Manager of Finance

Permanent Full Time Position

The County of Annapolis Finance Department is currently seeking a Manager of Finance to join their team. This is an opportunity to work amongst the breathtaking natural beauty of the Bay of Fundy shoreline and the lush Annapolis River valley, where you will be captivated by coastal communities, towns, village, historic properties and stunning parks that are the pride of our county. Annapolis County is an ideal location to live, work and play.

The Manager of Finance is a member of the finance team and will work in collaboration with the Treasurer in a broad range of duties including budget preparation, internal auditing, accounting, and financial reporting. This position will take a lead position in the annual audit process and provide supervision, training and leadership to members of the finance department. The Manager of Finance will also be expected to provide backup to the Treasurer and Manager of Revenue.


The successful applicant must have five to ten years of increasingly responsible financial management or governmental accounting experience including three to five years of management and administrative responsibility. A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college with major course work in business administration, accounting, finance or related field or equivalent experience is required. A Professional accounting designation would be an asset.

This person must have solid proficiency in Microsoft Office, SAP, and other financial planning software. They must be an analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem solving skills. Excellent report-writing and communication skills and attention to detail are crucial. This position requires someone who has strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to interact with co-workers, council and public in a positive and professional manner.

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Deadline for submissions: 12:00 PM January 28, 2022

Kate Inglis, Human Resources & Compensation Coordinator

(902) 532-0890

Email: employment@annapoliscounty.ca

Municipality of the County of Annapolis

PO Box 100, 752 St George Street

Annapolis Royal, NS  B0S 1A0