Finance Manager

Competition Number: 2024-02
Salary Range: $91,468 to $113,592
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Closing Date: May 17, 2024

The Greater Moncton Wastewater Commission - TransAqua serves the three area Municipalities
of Moncton, Dieppe and Riverview with a major network of collector sewers, Wastewater Pumping
Stations, a Wastewater Treatment Facility and a Composting Facility. TransAqua is responsible
for the environmental stewardship associated with wastewater treatment, planning and regulatory
requirements and is continuously supporting regional planning, economic development and
quality of life for the communities of Moncton, Dieppe and Riverview. Its mission is “To collect and
treat wastewater in a reliable, cost-efficient and environmentally responsible manner.” TransAqua
is an equal opportunity employer and a results-oriented organization that values its employees
who are dedicated to protecting public health and safety and the environment. This position, as
does all members of the Leadership Team carries with it a primary responsibility to nurture,
promote and champion TransAqua’s safety program. The Greater Moncton Wastewater
Commission - TransAqua is an equal opportunity Employer that has a new opportunity for a
Finance Manager to begin full time employment on June 17, 2024.


Job Overview

Reporting directly to the Director of Finance and Administration, the Finance Manager is
responsible for providing support to the Director of Finance and Administration, all aspects of
Energy Management, Asset Management, Records Management, and Six Sigma initiatives.
Activities including Business Case Analysis in relation to environmental impacts including Green
House Gas analysis, participating in Energy Management and Asset Management initiatives.
Providing support to the Director of Finance and Administration includes all accounting functions,
annual Operating and Capital budgets, and assisting with the oversight of the administrative
functions of GMWC.


Key Accountabilities

  • Collaborate with the Director by performing general accounting functions including
    balance sheets, financial statement preparation, and by tracking monthly actual
    transactions against budget. 
  • Assist with preparation and implementation of annual budget and regular forecasts.
  • Assist with other accounting and finance special projects.
  • Carry out cost/benefit analysis for Capital Projects and procurement of assets, evaluate
    cost control system and implement improvements.
  • Assist with monitoring the purchasing activities and ensure adherence to purchasing
    policies and procedures.
  • Lead and develop energy management initiatives through business case analysis to
    ensure procurement of assets meets the GMWC Energy Management Policy goals and
  • Manage the GMWC Asset Management System including the review and updating of the
    Continuity Schedule, disposal forms, etc.
  • Provide support for the development of a Preventative Maintenance Program including
    spare parts inventory.
  • Lead the Six Sigma program by identifying opportunities and providing cost/benefit
    analysis for efficiency projects.
  • Identify operational issues and recommend improvements, provide support during
    implementation and testing of new process changes.
  • Responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining the Records Management
    Program and shared responsibility for the RTIPPA role as required.
  • Update the Green House Gas inventory on an annual basis.
  • Adhere to all federal and provincial legislation and regulations and GMWC policies.
  • Maintain a safe and secure work environment.



  • University degree with major courses in finance, accounting, and management.
  • Recognized accounting designation (CPA).
  • 5+ years relevant experience in accounting.



  • Demonstrated ability to analyze financial data, interpret results, and provide valuable
    insights to support decision-making.
  • High attention to detail, strong operational understanding, and excellent time
    management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate
    financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
  • High level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability.
  • Must demonstrate flexibility and the ability to prioritize tasks, with a strong commitment
    to meeting deadlines.
  • Self-motivator with ability to work independently.
  • Proficient user of excel and accounting software, and strong knowledge of Sage 300
    would be an asset.
  • Six Sigma Black or Green Belt an asset.
  • Bilingual – French/English an asset.


Working Conditions

TransAqua offers the following working conditions and benefits:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid office and remote work opportunity
  • 100% Employer paid Medical and Dental benefits
  • Group RRSP contributions of 9% employee / 9% Commission
  • Starting with up to 4 weeks vacation depending on experience and qualifications


Qualified applicants should submit their resume by May 17, 2024 to:
TransAqua - Greater Moncton Wastewater Commission
355 Hillsborough Road
Riverview, NB
E1B 1S5