Wednesday , February 21 2024

Jobs With CSIS – Head, Finance

Website CSIS

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Job Requirements:

  • 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).

Job Details:

Company: CSIS

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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