Tuesday, July 25, 2017
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The Village of Acme is a full-service community that provides excellent school, recreation and sports facility opportunities for its 653 residents. Located approximately 80 kilometers northeast of Calgary, Acme is built on strong agricultural roots and the energy industry.
The Village of Acme is seeking a dynamic individual who is a highly talented self-starter and seasoned professional to be its Municipal Finance Officer.

Reporting to CAO Catherine Murray, the Finance Officer will:
• Be responsible for all payroll, accounts payable, utility billing and account maintenance
• Review and sign tax and compliance certificates
• Download land transfers and update property accounts
• Serve as Cemetery Plots Manager
• Write letters as directed by the CAO
• Oversee Tax-Prepayment Program
• Perform monthly bank reconciliation
• Issue quarterly GST remittance
• Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reports to Council
• Support the CAO in budget development
• Support the CAO in capital asset management
• Perform other tasks as assigned
• Act as delegate for CAO in the absence of CAO
The ideal candidate will possess:
• Experience as a finance officer or accountant in a municipal government environment or in an non-governmental organization along with post-secondary education in a related discipline;
• Proven ability to execute financial tasks precisely and efficiently;
• A strong commitment toward the development delivery of high quality customer service;
• Demonstrated ability to communicate and deal effectively with the public with a commitment to high quality customer service;
• Sound knowledge of municipal finances with proven accounts payable, receivable and payroll experience;
• Experience with Muniware considered an asset.
The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary that will be commensurate with their experience coupled with a comprehensive benefit package. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

If you would like to pursue this opportunity, please forward your cover letter and resume via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or send a hard copy to:
Catherine Murray, CAO
Village of ACME
P.O. Box 299
Acme, AB T0M 0A0

·        Tax Notices were mailed June 9th, 2017; Taxes are due July 31st/17

Please note that only registered vehicles can drive on municipal streets including all off-road vehicles on pathways, in alleys and all village property. 

Acme Campground News

Campground Attendants – Danny & Shannon (403) 352-0291

 Attendants are now taking bookings for the 2017 Season.