Job Posting - Manager of Financial Services (Temporary)


The District of Tofino is seeking a qualified individual to fill a temporary full-time position as the Manager of Financial Services. 

This temporary full-time position is being posted as a result of a maternity leave.   The temporary position is being posted for a term of fourteen (14) months, with the possibility of extension for up to a further six (6) months.  The start date of this position is October 1, 2021.

Reporting to the Director of Financial Services, the Manager of Financial Services is responsible for the management, administration and delivery of financial services including budget and audit preparation and grant administration. In addition, this position assists with financial reporting, provides leadership to department staff and supervises the day to day operations of the department.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Business Administration or Commerce
  • Financial Management or Accounting Diploma or completion of all Chartered Professional Accountant’s course prerequisites
  • Minimum of three years of progressively complex accounting experience
  • Proven supervisory experience and expertise
  • Experience in the public sector is an asset

A detailed job description outlining the duties and qualifications is available on the District’s website at

hours of work

This is an exempt position to cover a temporary leave, with the possibility of extension, and is based on a 37.5 hour work week. This position offers a full range of competitive benefits, including a pension plan.


Qualified applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume indicating the position applied for, in confidence, no later than 4:00 pm on Thursday, August 12, 2021, to Nyla Attiana, Director of Financial Services, by:

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Subject Line:                       Manager of Financial Services (Temporary)

The District thanks all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.