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Saturday, Feb 13, 2016

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Surrey Schools SD 36 is looking for a Secretary Treasurer.  See the full posting here.

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako is seeking an experienced individual to fill the position of Chief Financial Officer.  See the full posting here.

The community of Hitacu (near Ucluelet) is looking for a Chief Financial Officer.  See the full posting here.

February Monthly Update, click here.

This is a call for expressions of interest to become a pilot project of the Municipal Natural Capital Initiative.  See the details here.

The Regional District of North Okanagan is seeking a Manager of financial Services.  See the full posting here.

The International Centre for Criminal Law Reform and Criminal Justice Policy Presents: Integrity in Local Governments, Mitigating the Risk of Conflict of Interest, Fraud and Corruption.  For more information click here.

January Monthly Update 2016. Click here.


Conference Registration is Now Open!
Annual Conference

Chateau Whistler

 June 1st - June 3rd, 2016

Early Bird Registration Closes March 31st, 2016

Register now to save!



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!

Conference Overview
The 2016 GFOABC Annual Conference is a three day professional development event scheduled for June 1st - June 3rd, 2016 at the gorgeous Fairmont Chateau Whistler, in Whistler, BC. The conference brings together local government finance professionals to explore best practices, innovative solutions and future trends in the field of local government finance.  The event features keynote presentations, in depth workshops and concurrent education sessions.

Register Here:

2016 GFOABC Annual Conference at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Book Your Room Here:
 call the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Reservations Department at 1-800-606-8244 to make your reservations.  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.

Who is GFOA 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.


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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 Murray
Interim Executive Director

General Enquiries

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