Chief Financial Officer

Village of South River is looking to hire a Chief Financial Officer!!

How to Apply:   Qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to Don McArthur until 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 10, 2022 by email: or fax 705-386-0702 or mail PO Box 310, South River,

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Application Deadline: Thursday February 10, 2022 3:00 pm
Hours of Work: Minimum of 35 hours per week
Wages: $60-$85,000 based on experience and education plus benefits package which includes the OMERS pension plan.
Duties & Qualifications:

South River, a single tier municipality, is a village on Highway 124 near Algonquin Park in the Almaguin Highlands region of Parry Sound District of Ontario, Canada. It is about halfway between North Bay and Huntsville or a 3-hour drive north from Toronto. The Village invites applications for the position of Chief Financial Officer. To view the full job description visit ‘Job Postings” on our Municipal Information page at

Reporting directly to the Clerk Administrator, the Chief Financial Officer will be responsible for all legal obligations of the Treasurer under the Municipal Act, the efficient and effective administration of all financial matters and direction of administrative staff. The Chief Financial Officer will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Prepares, consolidates and monitors the annual capital and operating budgets
  • Responsible for the establishment and control of all financial and accounting systems and procedures, including cash flow, investment and trust funds
  • Provides oversight for Accounts payable, Accounts receivable, Water and Tax billing and collection
  • Develops and monitors the continual updating of the municipal Asset Management Plan
  • Manage all payroll functions, Cemetery operations and Lottery Licensing in the Village

The successful candidate will have a post-secondary diploma in accounting or business administration. Municipal experience or an organization comparable in size, scope or responsibility would be an asset.

Job Type: Full-Time
Advertising Method: General Ad

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