There will be a Special Council meeting taking place on April 24 beginning at 5pm in the Sanford Council Chambers.
Live Streamed Council Meetings
Beginning tonight Council meetings will be live streamed.
A motion of Council in March will have all Council, Committee of the Whole and Planning meetings live streamed on Facebook.
Please note: there will be no live interactions or comments made by staff during the meeting.
Director of Finance Job Posting
The Municipality of West Hants, a growing and vibrant community located just 30 minutes from the provincial centre, is seeking an experienced professional for the position of Director of Finance. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), the Director of Finance has overall management and direction of the financial affairs for the Municipality and provides strategic advice to the CAO and Council. The Director will lead a team of staff who administer and deliver customer service, finance and accounting services for the Municipality. Upon appointment by the CAO, the Director of Finance will perform the duties of the Treasurer of the Municipality as required under the Municipal Government Act. The preferred candidate will hold post secondary qualifications in commerce or related business field, an accounting designation and a minimum of five years accounting related experience, three in a supervisory capacity. Municipal experience will be considered an asset. Accounting, financial statement preparation, financial controlling, strategic planning and budgeting are key technical requirements. The successful candidate should also possess strong inter-personal and excellent communication skills.
The Municipality of West Hants offers a competitive compensation package. A complete copy of the job description can be obtained pdf