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Benefits of Working for Foothills County

Foothills County is a rural atmosphere, which lends itself to the perfect combination for work/life balance. As a member of our team you will have the opportunity to enhance the well being of the municipality and help shape the future of the County.

Foothills County has a long standing loyal employee base which covers a variety of professional and unique working opportunities; this provides new employees opportunities to receive mentoring from employees that have a great deal of experience to share. Positions range from laborers to chartered accountants and everything in between.

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Corporate Services Manager

October 4, 2021

Corporate Services Manager

The Community:

Foothills County is a vibrant rural municipality with a thriving economy. They are located immediately south of Calgary, with the main Administrative Offices in High River, Alberta.  The County surrounds the Towns of Okotoks, High River, Turner Valley, Black Diamond, Longview and the Eden Valley Indian Reserve.

Position Summary:

Due to corporate evolution, the County is adding a Corporate Services Manager to facilitate succession strategies and provide strength to the Organization. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to enhance the well-being of the municipality and help shape the future of the County.

Reporting to the Director of Corporate Services, the Manager will assist in providing direction and leadership to all corporate and management service programs. These include finance, taxation, assessment, Information technology, human resources, reception, risk management, utilities and service commissions, and other duties as may be required.

Requirements:

A University degree and CPA designation combined with at least 5 years’ experience in a municipal or related government environment. 

A National Advanced Certificate in Local Government Administration I and II would be an asset.

Strong written and oral communications skills, public relations skills, practical problem solving ability combined with a demonstrated success in working effectively with elected officials and staff in a team environment.

The ability to work effectively and efficiently, performing well under pressure while dealing with contentious matters. Must have the ability to maintain strong attention to detail and possess solid financial and reconciliation skills.

Knowledge & experience with municipal IT programs with an aptitude and interest in Information technology.

Other:

Foothills County offers an exceptional salary and benefits package.


 

Detailed information, such as a job description and organization chart will be forwarded upon request through the following contact:

 

Submit a cover letter and detailed resume to Matt Noble, Ravenhill - Smith Search Inc.

matt@ravenhillgroup.com

Questions should be directed to Matt Noble, Team Leader, Ravenhill Group Inc.

1-888-447-5910 #709

1-250-941-9066 or 1-236-655-2365

 

**Closing Date October 24, 2021**

 

OUR LOCATIONS

HEAD OFFICE
First Canadian Place                                                                            
100 King Street West, Ste. 5600
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1C9
Phone: 1-647-880-8594
Toll Free: 1-888-447-5900

ALBERTA OFFICE                                                                    BC OFFICE
330, 2946-32 St.                                                                       1280 Wilkinson Road, Suite 300
Calgary, Alberta, T1Y 6J7                                                          Comox, BC, V9M 4B8
Phone: (403) 612-5900                                                               1-236-655-2365