Job Title:

Finance Officer


The Town of Gillam


Gillam , MB

Job Reference:


The Town of Gillam, Manitoba, is seeking a Finance Officer to contribute to the financial stability and growth of the Town of Gillam, ensuring financial resources are allocated efficiently to meet the needs of their community.

Located in northern Manitoba 300km northeast of Thompson, we are a vibrant, progressive, family friendly community with a proud history and exciting future. The community has an abundance of opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast such as hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, and more.

Responsibilities:   As Finance Officer the focus of your role is managing and overseeing financial activities with the Town of Gillam.  Primary responsibilities will include budget preparation, financial reporting, compliance and full cycle bookkeeping. 


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


Accounting and Auditing:

  • Oversee day to day accounting activities including accounts payable, receivable and payroll
  • Develop and implement effective internal controls to ensure financial integrity

Financial Reporting:

  • Prepare financial reports, incomes statements, balance sheets and cash flow statement
  • Ensure compliance with accounting principles and government standard


  • Work with department heads to maintain budgetary requirements
  • Analyse financial data to identify trends and forecast future needs

Financial Planning:

  • Support stakeholders with financial analysis to support long term financial planning
  • Provide recommendations to support sustainable municipal development


  • Oversee collection of municipal revenues
  • Ensure compliance with municipal laws and regulations


If you would like more information about this position, please visit or contact Teri Berry, Senior Consultant, Legacy Bowes at (204) 232-7171 or submit your resume in confidence to quoting # 243109.

Quote Job Reference: 243109

Posted 2024-03-01

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