All Government of Nunavut employees wishing to compete on this transfer assignment must provide written approval from his/her Deputy Head when applying.
The Department of the Environment (DOE) must maintain partnerships with community, territorial, provincial, national and international stakeholders utilizing state of the art technology and information systems. At the same time, the organization is deeply committed to maintaining a workforce that is representative of the population and whose operations reflect the principles of Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit (IQ).
Reporting to the Director Corporate Services, the Manager Budgeting & Financial Programs is responsible for providing financial planning advice in support of the Department and Government’s budgetary cycle. The Manager coordinates all major budgetary exercises for DOE, including Main Estimates, Capital Estimates, Supplementary Appropriation and assists in the Business Plan development. The incumbent manages the DOE variance reporting process, provides advice and support to departmental managers, including functional advice and guidance to finance staff at headquarters, divisions, and the regional offices. This position provides financial support for departmental Financial Management Board (FMB) submissions and acts as financial advisor to departmental managers, Senior Managers, Directors and Executive team including Deputy Minister. The incumbent also ensures delivery of training to Departmental Senior Manager's, Directors, Managers, Divisional staff, and regional offices, as the case may be. This position organizes Free Balance general ledger accounts and ensures the integrity of coding for cost centres and detail costings and is also responsible for implementation and maintaining departmental signing authorities. The incumbent also provides support to DOE’s numerous partnering organizations in assisting with satisfying their accountability and reporting requirements. This position has three direct reports, the Fur Program Coordinator, Finance & Administration Officer and Administrative Officer/Receptionist positions.
The knowledge, skills, and abilities required for this job are usually obtained through a University Degree in Business, Commerce or related field with a minimum of two years’ related experience.
Managerial and supervisory skills are required. The incumbent must have knowledge of financial related acts, theory, principles, practice, methods, systems and techniques of human and financial resource management.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun, English and French. Fluency in Inuktitut is an asset. Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education and experience may be considered.
Current Indeterminate Government of Nunavut employees that apply and are successful on this term position may be offered a transfer assignment for the duration of the term, pending managerial approval.