Director of Finance in Ottawa, ON

Director of Finance Job Description

Part of the management team, directors of finance must have strong leadership, management, technology, analytical and communication skills. This position generally requires at least 10 years of experience in accounting or finance, and public accounting experience is highly valued. A Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting is required, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) or a designation such as the Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) is preferred.

Typical duties of a director of Finance:

Overseeing insurance and risk managementMaintaining budgeting and forecasting modelsPerforming financial modelling and analysisAssisting with business funding decisionsHiring, training and retaining finance staff

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Salary for Director of Finance in Ottawa, ON
127133 - 171353
25th percentile
127133
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
146730
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
171353
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
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