On behalf of our client, the Manitoba Treasury Board Secretariat (TBS), we are seeking a Provincial Comptroller. The Provincial Comptroller (Comptroller) leads the Office of the Provincial Comptroller (OPC) and provides strategic and executive leadership to the budgeting, summary accounting, forecasting and financial reporting functions of the government as a whole, ensuring a current, accurate understanding of the financial condition of the Province.
As a key executive of TBS, the Comptroller will work with other TBS executive leadership to integrate OPC into the budgeting and financial reporting processes, to effectively deliver strategic advice to Cabinet, Treasury Board and the Clerk of Executive Council and support the development and implementation of a financial policy framework for Government.
The Comptroller is responsible for central oversight of all government departments and reporting entities with a combined operating budget exceeding $17 billion and billions of dollars in capital.
The Comptroller will lead the integration work and the development of a culture and environment within the OPC of ownership of the numbers’, credibility, accuracy and transparency.
They will ensure the OPC is fully integrated in the operations of TBS. The Comptroller will provide strong operational and functional leadership of over 800 staff in finance and administration roles in departments, and many more across summary government.
The OPC is at a unique point in its evolution and requires strong leadership and the ability to transform its culture and maintain a high-performance environment.
The ideal candidate will bring to this role, a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation or similar extensive practical experience, complemented by a minimum of 15 years senior management experience in a complex, multi service, multi organizational environment.
This executive level experience must include responsibility for significant human and financial resources.
Please send your resume, in confidence, to Leslie Dornan, Senior Partner at Leslie.dornan mnp.ca.