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Corporate Budget Coordinator

Job Type: 
Finance /Accounting / Economics
Organization: 
City of Medicine Hat
Competition Number: 
18035A
Job Description : 

Now Hiring Corporate Budget Coordinator

The City of Medicine Hat is searching for a knowledgeable professional to coordinate business plans, and operating and capital budgets for our diverse operations which include municipal, utility, and police.   Working within the Treasury, Planning & Analysis team, the coordinator develops the processes for business planning, operational and capital budgets, forecasts, reports on variances and manages grant lifecycles. 

As our ideal candidate, you have in depth knowledgeable in multi-year business planning and budget development, governmental accounting experience, the ability to prioritize and manage multiple priorities and challenges while providing sound decision-making and support to departments and senior management.  This is a fast-paced, dynamic work environment that requires strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills; you are a person who can see the big picture and interpret the strategic plan to the various stakeholders.  You have proficient computer skills in both complex Enterprise Resource Planning software, such as Agresso, financial planning tools and Microsoft Office software for process management, reports and presentations.

Required Qualifications:

  • A University degree supplemented by a professional accounting designation (CPA, CPA/CMA, CPA/CGA).
  • Five (5) years municipal accounting experience or equivalent combination of relevant experience and education.
  • Project Management training and/or experience is preferred.
  • A management approved combination of training, experience and education may be considered.

Our organization offers a highly attractive total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefits, learning & development opportunities as well as a great work environment which provides excellent opportunities for professional growth.

The City of Medicine Hat strives to achieve its vision to be a “Community of Choice”; a place where people choose to live, work and play.  The Medicine Hat advantage:

  • Extensive Recreational Facilities
  • Flourishing Cultural Community
  • Low Utility Rates and Taxes
  • Family Oriented Community
Closing Date: 
February 21, 2018
Application Return: 

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume to Competition #18035A Human Resources Department, City of Medicine Hat, Suite 101, 505 First Street SE, Medicine Hat T1A 0A9; fax (403) 525-8870; e-mail hr@medicinehat.ca.

This posting will remain open until Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.

We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.