New Job Financial Advisor In Yukon

Financial Advisor

Company : Yukon Government
Salary : $70,011 - $81,101 a year
Location : Yukon

Full Description

This competition is to hire a term position, anticipatory permanent.

Highways and Public Works


Building Foundations

Inspiring Innovation

Exceeding Expectations

Without a firm foundation, nothing lasts.

Yukon’s Department of Highways and Public Works provides services and infrastructure that Yukoners need to go about their daily lives with safety, connectivity, and purpose. Things like roads and bridges, buildings and equipment, airports and government services, and information and communications networks. It’s a big department with many tools and hats. Our work is building the foundations that enable you to enjoy a full life in Yukon, one with freedom and opportunity to travel where you need, to do your job without constraints and to connect with the people that matter to you.

We’re here so you can be there.

The Corporate Services Division of Highways and Public Works provides critical central agency services to government and direct services to the department itself. We provide acquisition, risk management, purchasing, asset management, common products supply, printing, mail delivery, insurance, travel and fleet vehicle services to Yukon government departments. We also provide policy, communications, and finance services to the Department of Highways and Public Works. Our division employs analysts, procurement specialists, graphic designers, client service specialists, accountants and many other professionals.

Our people are your people.

This position provides financial support, accounts payable/receivable functions, general ledger reconciliations and financial reporting services for Transportation Division Finance. The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a busy team environment, possess excellent interpersonal skills, have an eye for detail, be able to adjust to constant changing priorities and have a strong knowledge of Yukon Government financial processes and procedures.

For information about applying on a Highways and Public Works competition, contact Jennifer Lyon, HR Consultant, at [email protected]

Please do not email resumes to either of these addresses; resumes may only be accepted through e-recruitment.

Essential Qualifications

Review the essential qualifications below.

We will screen your resume based on these qualifications.

  • Post-secondary coursework in accounting or related discipline such as Business Administration.
  • Experience providing financial support, including performing accounts payable/receivable functions.
  • Experience using computer software programs (i.e. FMIS, FM30, Quest, Word, Excel).
  • Experience reconciling financial data

If you have these qualifications, ensure you clearly expand upon them (for each applicable employer) in your resume.

Prior to applying, refer to our sample resume to assist you in your application.

Candidates who have education, training, and/or experience equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above may be equally considered.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability

Candidates should have and may be assessed on:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Additional Information

Conditions of Employment: none

Job Requirements: none

Learn more about us! Yukon government has been selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers since 2014!

Eligibility List
12 months
Post Date
6 December 2021
Close Date
17 December 2021

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