BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute
Employment Opportunities

Manager, Budgets and Financial Reporting

Type: Full-time, Ongoing
Opening Date For Accepting Applications: Friday, June 15, 2018
Resume Review: Friday, June 29, 2018
Position Start Date: 08/13/2018
Salary: $73,256.00
Contact: Human Resources
Email: hr@nvit.bc.ca
Phone: 250-378-3308
Fax: 250-378-3332
Address: NVIT
4155 Belshaw St.
Merritt, BC, V1K 1R1
NVIT is BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute. As a leader in Indigenous post-secondary education and a fully accredited member of BC's post-secondary education system, we provide a comprehensive range of programs up to the degree level at our campuses in Merritt and Burnaby. NVIT also delivers programs online and in Indigenous communities throughout British Columbia. Join a growing and innovative institution committed to making a difference in Indigenous education and communities. With an institutional mission to empower learners by strengthening voice and identity through education, NVIT employees honour an atmosphere embedded in Indigenous culture and traditions while cultivating an environment founded on learner centred principles that promote student recruitment, engagement and achievement.

Job Description:

NVIT anticipates a need for a Manager of Budgets and Financial Reporting at the Merritt Campus and invites applications from qualified candidates. This will be a full-time, ongoing position.

Job Summary:

The Manager of Budgets and Financial Reporting is responsible, under the direction of the Director of Finance and Human Resources, for providing budget advice and accounting expertise for the development and preparation of detailed institute-wide budgets and for the analysis and preparation of internal and external financial reports. The Manager will maintain on-going expense plan changes, reconciling them to funding sources and ensuring compliance with related policies and/or funding agreements. The Manager provides guidance and direction in ensuring the institute’s financial activity and reporting is conducted, recorded, reviewed and reported according to generally accepted accounting standards (GAAP) and to meet the Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) standards.


  • CPA designation;

  • Minimum 3 years of related experience, preferably in the public sector;

  • Excellent financial and spreadsheet software skills;

  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills;

  • Ability to work and problem-solve independently;

  • Ability to meet deadlines and timeframes;

  • A demonstrated commitment to quality service to students and the public; and

  • Demonstrated understanding of Indigenous ways of knowing.

As an Indigenous centre for excellence, NVIT inspires learners to strengthen community.

NVIT gives high priority to Aboriginal candidates. All applicants should be experienced in working with Aboriginal people.