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The Municipality of the District of Clare is currently accepting applications for the position of Director of Finance.

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Director of Finance is responsible for the development and implementation of the Municipality’s Financial Management Strategy which includes managing the day-to-day financial activities of the Municipality, operational and capital budgeting, interim and annual financial reporting, and providing strategic advice to both the Chief Administrative Officer and Council.

The successful candidate will demonstrate proven leadership skills, the ability to work in a team environment, and possess strong analytical and problem solving skills. Qualifications also include a post-secondary degree in commerce / administration along with a minimum of three years practical accounting experience. An accounting designation or relevant certification under the National Advanced Certificate in Local Authority Administration (NACLAA) would be considered a significant asset.

Bilingualism (French and English) imperative.

A copy of the job description may be requested from the undersigned.

Closing Date & Applications – Submit resume and cover letter along with the names of three references no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 28th, 2017 to the undersigned:

By email at

By mail to:

Stephane Cyr, Chief Administrative Officer

1185 Highway 1, PO Box 458

Little Brook, NS B0W 1Z0

Phone 902-769-2031

Although we thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.





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1185 Highway 1

PO Box 458
Little Brook, Nova Scotia
B0W 1Z0

Phone: 902-769-2031
Fax: 902-769-3773

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