Financial Planning & Budget Analyst
Government of Northwest Territories
Yellowknife, CA
14h ago

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Department Information

Environment and Natural Resources actively collaborates to protect, manage and restore ecosystem health, promote environmental stewardship and support the wise use of natural resources for the benefit of ecosystems, which include the people of the Northwest Territories.

Job Information

The Financial Planning and Budget Analyst takes the lead role in budget development and financial planning and analysis following accounting standards established by the Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB).

Located in Yellowknife and reporting to the Manager, Financial Planning, the Financial Planning and Budget Analyst provides budgetary, accounting and program information and support to the Senior Management Committee (SMC) and the various divisions within the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR).

This position works within a legislative and policy framework and carries out its responsibilities in accordance with GNWT (Government of the Northwest Territories) acts, regulations, policies and procedures that includes the Financial Administration Act, the Financial Administration Manual, Contract Regulations, Public Service Act, Public Service Regulations, the Human Resource Manual and various GNWT policies

  • The Incumbent should have working knowledge of PSAB standards and GNWT financial processes and procedures; knowledge of database management;
  • extensive knowledge in the use of computer and software applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel and computerized accounting and financial systems;
  • excellent analytical skills; and excellent organizational skills.

    Typically the above qualifications would be attained by completion of the 3rd year of a professional accounting designation (CA, CGA, SMA, CPA) and 3 years of directly related experience.

    Inquiries Only :

    Management and Recruitment Services

    Department of Finance

    Government of the Northwest Territories

    Yellowknife Centre 5th Floor

    P.O. Box 1320, Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9


    Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

    Salary Information

    The salary for this position starts at $46.52 per hour (approximately $90,714 per annum) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,700.


    Eligibility lists may be created from this competition to fill future term and indeterminate positions.

    Affirmative Action

    Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the Affirmative Action Policy.

    Diversity and Inclusion

    The Government of the Northwest Territories is an inclusive workplace. If you have a disability and you require support during the hiring process, you are encouraged to identify your needs if you are contacted for an assignment or interview so that you may be accommodated during the hiring process.

    Job Opening ID # 17174

    Closing Date : July 19, 2019 - 23 : 59, Mountain Standard Time

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