Employment Opportunity – Closing Dec 20

December 8th, 2013


Closing 10:00 am December 20, 2013

Due to the imminent retirement of our current Assistant Clerk/Treasurer the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield has a vacancy for a qualified individual to commence employment in January 2014. This is a permanent full-time position reporting directly to the Town Manager. The successful candidate will be required to carry out professional duties in the office of the Town Manager.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • university degree, community college diploma, or suitable equivalent in an applicable discipline, ideally with an accounting designation;
  • preference will be given to individuals with an accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA);
  • minimum five years full-time work experience in office duties and accounting functions, including period-end adjustments;
  • sound working knowledge and proficient in the use of computer applications operating in a Windows environment including Word, Excel, general ledger accounts receivable, accounts payable, and computerized payroll.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Please submit your résumé in Microsoft Word format, including the names of three professional references and a hand written covering letter, to be considered for the position. Résumés may be hand delivered, mailed, or forwarded by courier and must be received at the Town of Grand Bay-Westfield Municipal Office, 609 River Valley Drive no later than 10:00 am Friday December 20, 2013. Late applications will not be considered. The selection of candidates for interviews will be determined on the basis of a comprehensive review of applications received by the December 20, 2013 deadline. Note: Any persons having previously submitted applications to the Town must re-submit their résumé in response to this advertisement in order to be considered for the position.

Mail or hand deliver résumés to:

Sandra Gautreau, Town Manager
Town of Grand Bay-Westfield
P.O. Box 3001
609 River Valley Drive
Grand Bay-Westfield, NB
E5K 4V3

Envelopes should be marked: Competition 013ACLKT – Assistant Clerk/Treasurer.

A Position Description and Terms of Employment are available upon request. Inquiries: Tel: 506-738-6420. We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.