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Thursday, May 26, 2016

What's New


5/20/2016
The CRD (Capital Regional District) is seeking a Manager, Enterprise Resource Planning. Apply here.

5/20/2016
The City of Richmond’s RCMP Detachment is seeking an Accounts and Budget Coordinator. Apply Here.

5/20/2016
Vancouver Metro is looking for an Accounting Operations Manager. Apply Here.

5/20/2016
BC Transit is seeking a Senior Accountant. Apply Here.

5/20/2016
The City of Port Moody is seeking a self-motivated and experienced Accounting Manager. Apply Here.

5/13/2016
The Village of Telkwa is seeking an experienced individual for a temporary 3-month position as Director of Finance. Apply Here.

5/12/2016
GFOA of BC (Government Finance Officers Association of British Columbia) is looking for a Program Manager. Apply Here.

4/25/2016
Township of Esquimalt requires a Senior Accountant. Apply here.

4/25/2016
City of Kimberley is looking for a Chief Financial Office.  Apply here.

UPDATE: HOTEL ROOMS HAVE BECOME

AVAILABLE AT THE FAIRMONT FOR THE

WHISTLER CONFERENCE.

Please see hotel contact info below.




AGM and Elections Announcement

In accordance with the bylaws of the Government Finance Officers Association of British Columbia (GFOABC) the 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place as follows:

Wednesday, June 1st 2016, 11:30AM
Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Macdonald Ballroom CD




All GFOA of BC members are encouraged to attend the Annual General Meeting.


BOOT CAMP Aug. 21 - 25, 2016

Register here

Boot Camp Brochure here

Boot Camp Application here



Sponsor of the Month – Capri Insurance Services

Silver Sponsor


Thank you from all of us at GFOA for your continued support!

Specially tailored Property & Liability coverages, including Errors & Omissions and Environmental Liability, risk management and educational seminars and publications, contract review and risk transfer support, and construction insurance services.

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Pre-Conference and Annual Conference

May 30-31st and June 1-3rd, 2016

---Partners in Leadership---

Chateau Whistler

Pre-Conference, May 30-31 Registration:
http://www.civicinfo.bc.ca/events?eventid=5011


Annual Conference, June 1 - 3, Registration:

http://www.civicinfo.bc.ca/event/2016/GFOA.asp

Conference-at-a-glance

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Exhibitor Registration (June1-2):

http://www.civicinfo.bc.ca/event/2016/GFOAVendor.asp

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Hotel Reservations

OPTION #1:
 

Book Your Room at The Fairmont
(limited room availability)

https://resweb.passkey.com/go/gfoabc
                                                                          
 1-800-606-8244
*Be sure to identify yourself as being with the Government Finance Officers Association of BC group or give group code “0516GOVE_001” in order to receive the group rates.

OR

OPTION #2:

The Four Seasons is a few minutes walk to the Conference, and has opened up some additional room selections for us at great rates.
 

Please dial 800-268-6282 and be sure to ask for the “GFOABC Conference (Fairmont Overflow)” special group rates.

OR

OPTION #3:

Whistler Tourism has created a website for us to select

a variety of discounted accommodations in Whistler,

within a 10 minute walk,

to suit individual/family needs:


http://www.whistler.com/delegates/gfoabc/

 

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Who is GFOA of BC?

Established in 1989, the Government Finance Officers Association of British Columbia is a not-for-profit organization that represents local government finance officers in BC.  Our membership is comprised of over 1000 members representing 160 Municipalities and 28 Regional Districts in the province.

Our Vision is to be the leading association for local government financial management in Canada.
 
Our Mission is to promote excellence in local government through the support and development of our members.
 
Our core Values are: Professionalism, Leadership and Collaboration.

Our Focus is on the support, education and development of finance professionals.  We offer a wide variety of courses, webinars and workshops on topics of current interest and relevance.  We also provide opportunities for our members to connect with other local finance professionals and supporting organizations through regular newsletters, events and our annual Conference and Trade Show in May.

Become a Member today!  GFOA BC members are part of a network of professionals, facing the same challenges and issues within municipal finance.  Members receive monthly updates from the Association, quarterly newsletters, preferred pricing for GFOA events and access to our website resources and discussion forum.
 

The GFOABC is a progressive, organization; growing to support the needs of its Members and Board of Directors. With a new strategic plan and work underway on a new brand, full service website and online presence, we are looking forward
to an exciting year in 2016!

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Contact Us

Government Finance Officers Association of BC
#408 - 612 View Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1J5

Tel: 250-382-6871

Paul Macklem
Executive Director
execdir@gfoabc.ca

General Enquiries
office@gfoabc.ca

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