The Society, as a union and professional organization, is dedicated to advancing and safeguarding the welfare of teachers, the status of the teaching profession and the cause of public education in Manitoba.
This mission guides the leaders, members and staff of The Manitoba Teachers’ Society in delivering high quality programs and services to their members. The Society invites applications from strategic, visionary, collaborative, and involved leaders for the position of Chief Financial Officer.
The Society represents approximately 16,000 Manitoba educators in 40 Local Associations across the province. With a staff of 80 professional and support personnel, the Society provides membership services in the form of assistance in grievance proceedings, research and employment information, legal services, disciplinary procedures, consultation services for professional development, publications, conferences and Special Area Groups of Educators.
Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba and reporting directly to the Provincial Executive (Board), the CFO plays a key role in setting direction for the financial and operational goals of the Society. As the sole certified professional accountant, the CFO is directly involved in the day-to-day operations of a small finance team and Information Management Department.
Candidates must possess the CPA designation with a minimum of five years progressive experience in a senior level financial management position. The successful candidate will be a proven leader with strong communication and interpersonal skills; a collaborative leadership style in strategic and operational planning is essential to this position. Knowledge and experience in budgeting, investments and financial reporting are necessary. Fluency in French will be considered an asset.
Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.
The Society invites interested candidates with a collaborative and involved leadership style to submit an electronic application for the position of Chief Financial Officer. Closing date for consideration will be Thursday, October 31, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. and can be addressed to:
Human Resources Administrator
The Manitoba Teachers’ Society
191 Harcourt Street
Winnipeg, MB R3J 3H2
Position to commence January 2, 2020.