Senior Financial Management Board Analyst

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Closing date: Jan 18, 2019

Location: Yellowknife

Department: FIN Management Brd Secretariat

Job Code: 16292

Salary: $105,671 - $126,146

Job: Full-Time

Term: Regular

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About the Job

Department Information

The Department of Finance has the mandate to provide leadership and direction to the public service in all areas of finance and human resource management. This mandate includes negotiating major financial arrangements with the federal government, providing analysis and advice to the Financial Management Board, and ensuring that financial and information resources are managed effectively, efficiently and economically. This mandate also includes the recruitment and retention of a competent public service that is representative of the people it serves and the development of programs and services that effectively serve the human resource needs of the public service.

Job Information

The Senior Financial Management Board (FMB) Analyst provides independent and objective analysis, and broad financial, policy and strategic advice on all government-wide on-going operations and priorities, and new strategies and initiatives with financial consequences to the highest level decision-makers in Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT). 

The incumbent is also expected to provide departments and senior managers across Government with independent advice on programs, initiatives and strategic plans that have financial impacts and broad cross-departmental implications.  

Reporting directly to the Director, Management Board Secretariat, the incumbent plays a critical role in the operation of the Management Board Secretariat by functioning as an effective advocate in advancing Cabinet, FMB and broad-GNWT interests. They also provide expert advice and counselling on financial and strategic matters; along with supporting the development, implementation and reporting on government-wide Main Estimates (revenue and expenditure budgets); and assisting in coordinating financial and/or other research on behalf of the GNWT.

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by the completion of a graduate degree in economics, business administration, and public administration, completion of a professional accounting designation, or approved equivalency plus a minimum of five years’ work experience in the areas of financial management, planning, and program design and/or evaluation. 

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Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Salary Information

The salary range for this position is from $54.19 per hour to $64.69 per hour (approximately $105,671 - $126,146.) plus an annual Northern Allowance of $3,450.


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 Information

Job Opening ID # 16292         

Closing Date: January 18, 2019- 23:59, Mountain Standard Time

GNWT Inquiries

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Management and Recruitment Services
Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Yellowknife Centre 5th Floor  
P.O. Box 1320, Yellowknife NT X1A 2L9
Fax: (867) 873-0445