Director – Financing and Administration

Payload Technologies located at 500 4 Avenue SW, Calgary is seeking an experienced Director of Finance and Administration for a full-time (35 hours), permanent position as soon as possible.


This position offers:

  • An annual salary of $100,000.00
  • Group insurance benefits

Position Requirements

  • 5 years or more experience in a similar position, including experience in both large enterprise and start-up organizations.
  • A Bachelor’s degree (finance / administration)
  • Certified Management Accountants (CMA) – Level 2 or Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Designation Required.
  • Competent in accounting, financial planning, internal audits, policy, administration and management
  • Up-to-date in the use of accounting software, Oracle, SAP (FI / CO / HR / MM / OT SD) and MS Office
  • A high level of English is required for both verbal and written correspondence
  • The ability to supervise 16-20 people, working groups, committees and staff in various areas of responsibility
  • Able to handle a large workload within a fast-paced environment, and work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Excellent oral communication, dependability, values and ethics, effective interpersonal skills, team player, accuracy and organization
  • Willing to travel, as required


  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations
  • Plan and control budgets ($1,500,001 – $4,000,000) and expenditures
  • Train, direct and motivate staff
  • Establish and implement policies and procedures
  • Assign, co-ordinate and review projects and programs
  • Design and manage investment strategies
  • Monitor financial control systems,
  • Manage contracts and prepare payroll
  • Oversee the collection and analysis of financial data
  • Oversee the preparation of reports
  • Advise senior management

Relocation costs are not covered by the employer. A criminal record check / credit check is required prior to hiring.

If you meet the requirements listed, please forward your resume for consideration to