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New Career Opportunity

Posted: November 30, 2017

The Rural Municipality of St. Laurent


Assistant Chief Administrative Officer

(Finance & Administrative)


The Rural Municipality of St. Laurent is inviting applications for the full-time position of Assistant Chief Administrative Officer (ACAO). 

The ACAO will assist in the management and implementation of all aspects of daily municipal finance and administration.  We are seeking an individual that has advanced skills in accounting, and has the ability to lead, oversee and implement organizational administration, assisting, reporting to and taking direction from the CAO.  A high level of ability to communicate and assist staff, council, and the public will also be expected from the successful candidate and excellent human resource skills will be required. 

The ACAO will be expected to assume the authority and duties of the CAO in an acting capacity when the CAO is absent.  Assuming the roles and responsibilities of other staff in extended absence may also be required from time to time.

Assets considered: CMMA course certification or extensive experience in local government/public sector environment; high-level accounting and managerial skills/background; knowledge of federal, provincial and municipal legislation; extensive computer and software (accounting and Microsoft) experience; political and financial acumen; and an individual who has excellent French language communication skills as well would be ideal.

The successful candidate can expect a salary and benefit package reflective of their experience and qualifications, starting at no less than $21.00 per hour.  Interested individuals may submit a cover letter* and resume with three references to:

Hilda Zotter

Chief Administrative Officer

The Rural Municipality of St. Laurent

16 St. Laurent Veterans’ Memorial Road (Inside St. Laurent Recreation Centre)

P.O. Box 220, St. Laurent, Manitoba   R0C 2S0


Fax:  204-646-2705


*IMPORTANT:  In your cover letter, please briefly describe each of your assets that would make you the ideal candidate for this position.


If you have any questions, please call the CAO at 204-646-2259.  A complete job description is available upon request.   

The deadline for submitting your Resume is Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. however this posting will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.  The position is to commence in January 2018.    We thank all that apply, however only those selected for interview will be contacted.