- Collect and analyze financial and non-financial data from multiple sources to develop and propose solutions/recommendations in support of sound decision making.
- Financial management advisory services such as: financial resource planning, allocation processes and expenditure reviews by coordinating all financial forecasting and reviews of the region/branch.
- Act as a resource person by providing advice on financial issues to managers and liaising with stakeholders on policy interpretation and financial authority issues.
- Monitor budget inputs, adjustments and expenses in the Service corporate financial management system.
- Participate in internal or external working groups on major financial initiatives.
- Ensure ongoing effective communication and working relationships between the unit and other Service regional and headquarters counterparts.
- Conduct a continuing review and evaluation of the program by recommending annual budget and resource requirements.
- Supervise and mentor employees to ensure tasks are conducted in an efficient and effective manner. Promote initiative, provide feedback, and evaluate work performance.
- Provide guidance to managers on budgets and planned expenditures.
- Manage the activities of the Unit by developing objectives, setting priorities and developing/implementing procedures.
- The educational program must be from an accredited learning institution recognized in Canada. If you completed a program outside of Canada you will be required to obtain proof of a Canadian equivalency at your expense through a recognized credential assessment service.
- Undergraduate degree with specialization in accounting, finance, business administration, commerce, management or economics;
- One of the following recognized professional accounting designations: Chartered Accountant (CA), Certified General Accountant (CGA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA) or Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA).
- Candidates must be eligible to receive an Enhanced Top Secret security clearance.
- The process involves a security interview, a polygraph, and a background investigation that includes credit and financial verifications.
- The use of illegal drugs is a criminal offense.
- Drug use is an important factor considered in your reliability and suitability assessment during the selection process.
- Therefore it is important not to use any illegal drugs from the time you submit your application.
Qualification & Experiece:
- Experience in a Finance role as an FI-02 or FI-03 in the Federal Public Service.
- Experience in a formal or informal supervisory role.
- Experience developing or playing a challenge function on Cabinet documents (TB Submissions, Memorandum to Cabinet, Federal Budget Submission).
- Experience developing costing models.
- Experience providing financial support and advice for an operational program.
- Experience representing the organization in liaising with central agencies (TBS, Department of Finance, PCO).
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Ottawa, Ontario, CA
Application Deadline: N/A