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Wednesday, April 04, 2018


Date Posted:

April 04-May 06, 2018

Job Order #

Temporary (Anticipated 70 hours of work bi-weekly)


Community Living BC
Prince George, BC

Job Title:

Regional Finance Advisor

Starting Date:

To be discussed


Excluded compensation


Community Living British Columbia [CLBC] delivers support and services to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. CLBC staff strives to live the corporate vision 'Lives filled with possibilities in welcoming communities'. More than just a job, CLBC is about compassion, commitment, contribution, collaboration and community.


  • A professional accounting designation (one of CMA, CGA, CA) or MBA, plus a minimum of 5 years of recent related business experience; 3 or more years in analyzing and resolving budget and financial management issues, or comparable experience plus 3 or more years in providing finance based consulting services to a variety of client groups, or comparable experience.
  • Experience in the regular use of relevant software such as MS Excel and MS Word plus experience in providing direction, training and coaching to other people.
  • Possession of a Class 5 Drivers License and clean drivers abstract are required. Transportation arrangement must meet operational requirements.
  • Successful applicants are subject to a Criminal Record Check (Criminal Records Review Act).
  • The Regional Financial Advisor (RFA) is responsible for providing advice and recommendations on the financial implications of regional operational issues. The clients serviced are the Director of Regional Operations (DRO) and his/her Managers, under the direction of the Manager, Budgets & Reporting.
  • The RFA is responsible for accurate financial record keeping and reporting for each Quality Services Area of the assigned region, as well as informing the decisions made by the regional clients.
  • The RFA also provides financial and business planning advice to regional management to support their decisions, and makes them aware of risks and opportunities in a timely manner.
  • The RFA is a participant in regional decision making by informing the decisions, and is responsible for advising the DRO and regional management on the potential implications, short- and long-term, of various alternative courses of action.
  • The Regional Finance Advisor works collaboratively and proactively with other staff in the department and the larger Finance Division to support the Manager, Budgets & Reporting in preparing documents for review by senior executive, the Board and its Committees, and other stakeholders.
  • Components of the work performed by this position are confidential. The RFA must exercise a high degree of discretion so as not to compromise the region or the Finance Division.
  • Travel as needed, including bi-monthly trips to Kamloops and travel to our Vancouver Head Office as needed. Travel can be up to 30%.
How to Apply:
Interested applicants are encouraged to e-mail a resume and a cover letter by the closing date, quoting Competition #2018.054 in the subject line, to Jaimie Willows at .

NOTE: An eligibility list may be established.

Closing Date:

May 06, 2018