Financial Analyst

Department: Development Approvals

Closing Date: Nov 25, 2019 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 19-121

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Financial Analyst. Reporting to the Manager, Business, Asset & Financial Planning, the incumbent is responsible for planning, coordinating, and administering the budgetary systems and documentation for the City of Nanaimo. The Financial Analyst will work closely with City staff at various levels, seeking and soliciting co-operation and information, and participate in problem solving efforts to complete the financial planning model. The incumbent will be responsible for identifying sources of grant funding available to the City of Nanaimo and work with departments throughout the City to apply for and administer the various grants, and will ensure that applications and funding claims are submitted according to the grantors’ requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have a recognized British Columbia Professional Accounting Designation (CPA), and have a minimum of 4 years’ experience in a large accounting environment working with an ERP system (e.g. SAP).

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position.  $49.37 per hour - after Probation (Jan 2019 Rate), based on a 35 hour work week. A comprehensive benefit package is included.  The wage level for this position is subject to confirmation under a union/management jointly negotiated job evaluation plan.


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-121 by the application deadline.

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

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Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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