Executive Director, Corporate Finance

Competition Number: 121097
Type: Management
Closing Date: OPEN
Category: Full-time Regular



Medicine Hat College is seeking an Executive Director, Corporate Finance. Reporting to the Vice President, Administration & Finance.

“Our strategic plan provides a strong foundation for our future and this budget creates opportunities for flexibility and growth,” says Kevin Shufflebotham, college president and CEO. “The past year has taught us we need to be more nimble, more adaptable, and Budget 2021-22 gives us that capacity.”

Are you ready to join a team that makes a difference?

As a valued member of the senior leadership team, you operate at the institutional level bringing a significant depth and breadth of experience in developing new initiatives with collaboration across multiple sectors, in strategic and operational leadership that includes a governance perspective. 

Position responsibilities include senior administration of regulatory controls, fiscal integrity, compliance of all accounting and financial information operating in accordance with legislated requirements, professional standards, and College policies. Your inclusive leadership style will support the small but mighty team who make sure people are taken care of. 

The additional business units include:

  • Financial Services
  • Bookstore & Duplicating
  • Hospitality and Conference Services


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Commerce or related field(s).
  • CPA designation (membership in good standing).
  • Six (6) years directly related experience including leading significant projects and managing human and financial resources.
  • Breadth of senior management experience with expertise in supervising and managing a diverse team within a portfolio of corporate functions and supporting institutional change.
  • Directly related experience in a post-secondary institution is considered an asset.


About the City of Medicine Hat

Medicine Hat College is located in one of the sunniest places in Canada. The many advantages of living in Medicine Hat include affordable housing, the lowest combined tax rates in Canada, many recreational facilities and parks, more than 115 kilometers of trails, and excellent centres to enjoy the performing and visual arts.


Growing a vibrant future with learners and our region

This is an exciting time to become part of MHC's future. Our people, our communities, and our region are at the heart of who we are. We are guided by the principles of authenticity, collaboration, and action. Through teamwork and diversity in our perspectives, we lift each other up and build on each other's strength so that we can bring our best to the people we serve. Together, we prepare learners for success in college, in the workforce, and in life, while enhancing regional vitality and opening doors to the world. Bring your passion to our purpose, and join us. To learn more visit https://www.mhc.ab.ca/AboutMHC


Submission Details

Please submit a cover letter quoting Competition #121097 with your resume and the names of three references, saved as one document. Open until suitable candidate found.

This position will require the successful candidate to present a valid Police Information/Criminal Record Check.

Please indicate in your cover letter where you first saw the ad for this position.

Submit your application by one of the following methods:

  • Email (You can select the "Apply Now" button below.) Please send your application as an attachment in either .doc,.docx,.pdf or .rtf formats (only).

  • Canada Post.

    Applications will not be accepted via fax

    Medicine Hat College
    Human Resources
    299 College Drive S.E.
    Medicine Hat, AB T1A 3Y6
    E-mail: hr@mhc.ab.ca

    Medicine Hat College is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

    Only applicants being granted an interview will be contacted. All others are thanked for their interest.

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