Director of Finance

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
Stevenson & White
  • Accounting / Finance
Full Time
  • Ontario - Ottawa Area - Ottawa
Executive (Dept. head, director)$105,000 - 135,0002019-09-172019-10-31
Job #3610

This mid-sized, well-funded, world class Non-Profit organization, located downtown, is seeking an innovation-minded, success-driven finance leader to join their team! The selected incumbent will work closely with the VP of Finance and Corporate Services and the senior management team in providing overall direction and leadership of all transactions relating to finances, investments, budgeting, business planning, risk management and financial policy development matters. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on individual with a collaborative leadership style as you will play a vital role in the financial management of this highly respected organization.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Oversee corporate financial reporting and general accounting functions such as financial statement preparation, investments, capital assets, payroll, institutional payments etc.
  • Oversee the annual budgeting and planning process
  • Develop financial strategies to advance program objectives
  • Manage the investment of funds including cash flow and forecasting
  • Assure compliance with government regulations
  • Improve internal processes and systems
  • Provide expert advice to the senior management team and contribute to discussions on key issues facing the organization

This role will act as a critical member of the senior leadership team and will be a trusted and valued business partner to external stakeholders and the executive team!



The main qualifications for this role include:

  • A professional accounting designation is required (CPA/CA/CMA/CGA)
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of progressive management experience in a similar role
  • Proven analytical skills, including risk management assessment and forecasting
  • Excellent communication and relationship-building skills
  • Well organized and attentive to details

Definite Assets (nice to have):

  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Commerce
  • Experience in the oversight of grants and contribution programs
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both French and English
  • Previous experience with Microsoft Dynamics

Compensation Package:

  • $105,000 - $135,000 salary range
  • Generous pension contribution plan
  • Fantastic benefits package
  • 4 weeks’ vacation plus Christmas shutdown and the list goes on!!

Location: Ottawa (Downtown)

Internal Job ID#: 3610

Recruiter Name: Matt Stevenson

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