Organization: Town of High Prairie

The Town of High Prairie is seeking a qualified individual to fill the full-time position of Treasurer. This is a senior municipal management position that reports directly to the Chief Administrative Officer. This position is responsible for discharging those responsibilities of the Treasurer under the MGA; provides financial investment and policy advice to Council; carries the duties of ‘Designated Officer’ under the MGA; supervises financial employees; and generally ensures day-to-day matters pertaining to the Town Office run smoothly.
The candidate will be a team player with keen analytical, supervisory, and interpersonal skills. Qualifications for this position include professional accounting designation, or an equivalent level of education and experience, with a minimum of five years work experience, preferably in a local government setting.
High Prairie is a busy community located in Big Lakes County on Highway 2, midway between Peace River and Slave Lake. Unlike many northern communities, High Prairie has a full range of family amenities, including an indoor swimming pool, a second ice surface and performing arts centre. High Prairie’s economy is based on agriculture, the oil & gas industry, and forestry. Please visit www.highprairie.ca
This position will be subject to a six (6) month probationary period. The Town of High Prairie offers a competitive salary and includes an attractive benefits package. If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume and application letter to cao@highprairie.ca or mail your resume, marked ‘Confidential’ to:

Town of High Prairie
P.O. Box 179
High Prairie, Alberta
T0G 1E0
Attention: Brian Martinson CAO

Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. The Town of High Prairie thanks all applicants for their interest.

URL: http://www.highprairie.ca