Job Opportunities

Director of Finance & Administration
AVENS currently has a fulfilling and fast-paced role available, which would suit a high-energy and self-motivated financial professional. The Director of Finance and Administration (DFA) is the head of the Finance and Administration departments and is ultimately responsible for contributing to the overall success of AVENS – A Community for Seniors. The incumbent to this position will ensure that all financial obligations are met, from planning to reporting, and a proactive ongoing approach is taken in identifying key potential process/efficiency improvements with regards to AVENS’ overall financial management. This position reports directly to the CEO and is a valued and key member of the AVENS’ Senior Management team.

Education and Experience Requirements

 University or college degree in Accounting, Commerce, Finance, Business Administration/Management from a recognized institution
 A professional accounting designation (CPA or equivalent) is an asset
 5 to 7 years of progressive financial responsibility and leadership
 Several years’ experience supervising direct reports
 Experience working in a hospital, healthcare environment or a long-term care setting is preferred
 Must be able to obtain and maintain a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check

Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered. For more information on necessary qualifications and essential job functions of this position, a current Job Description is available here:

Pay and Benefits

SALARY: Competitive salary negotiable within an offer of employment, plus annual Northern Travel Allowance
PENSION PLAN: 8% Employer matched defined contribution (DC) pension plan
GROUP BENEFITS: dental, extended health care and vision, life insurance, accidental death & disability insurance, long-term disability insurance and dependent life insurance
VACATION: a generous entitlement negotiable within an offer of employment
SICK LEAVE: 3 paid weeks/fiscal year
OTHER BENEFITS: energized parking, a subsidized meal plan, and access to full financial funding for continuing professional development and conferences


Apply until August 22, 2018,


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