Employment Opportunities

The Town of Drumheller is seeking a municipal accountant, in a non-permanent role, to assist Corporate Services in achieving the department’s operational and strategic objectives.  

Located in the heart of the Canadian Badlands, the Town of Drumheller is a worldwide tourism destination community serving 8,000 permanent residents and over 425,000 visitors annually.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, responsibilities in this role will be primarily project driven including the completion of an asset management project that is currently underway.

Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:

  • Reviewing GL accounts and preparing reconciliations
  • Assist with the preparation of annual operating and capital budgets
  • Assist with the preparation of accurate and timely financial information for management and council as required
  • Conduct necessary research and provide recommendations as related to ongoing and future projects
  • Assist in the preparation of year end working papers
  • Other accounting related accounting duties as required

Required Qualifications

  • Related undergrad degree and a CPA designation or nearing completion of
  • Minimum 2 years experience in financial accounting and reporting, preferably in a municipal environment
  • Skilled in account analysis and reconciliation
  • Highly proficient in Excel
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills


This out of scope position has a salary range of $75,237-$86,520 per annum, based on experience and qualifications

Successful applicant will be required to provide verification of education and a satisfactory criminal records check.

Using the subject line CS2018-Municipal Accountant, Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume in confidence by email or fax to:


Town of Drumheller

224 Centre Street

Drumheller, AB T0J 0Y4


Direct: 403-823-1305

Fax: 403-823-7739