Musqueam Capital Corp (MCC) is the economic development arm of the Musqueam Indian Band. Formed for the purposes of developing and managing Musqueam’s extensive land and real estate holdings and other business assets, their mission is to contribute to building a vibrant community in Musqueam that will reap benefits today and for many years into the future. Musqueam off-reserve holdings include Lelem, a 21 acre master-planned community site in the University Endowment Lands, the University Golf Club lands, Bridgepoint lands and several parcels in the South Granville Area. In addition to on-reserve land in the Southlands area of Vancouver, which is home to the majority of Musqueam members, other on-reserve lands include a 140 acre parcel in Delta. Jointly owned holdings include 6 prime properties throughout the shared territories with First Nation partners, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.
Taylor Ryan is pleased to partner with Musqueam Capital in their search for a Chief Financial Officer to oversee and lead the finance, accounting and administrative function for the company. Reporting to the CEO, the CFO will support the business by providing timely and detailed reporting and financial analysis. As a key member of the Executive team, the CFO will provide overall strategic financial leadership and input to business operations and will assist in making effective decisions related to acquisitions, developments and other (non-real estate) investment/business opportunities. The CFO will be instrumental in helping the management team to drive growth and meet the company’s goals and objectives. Other duties include enforcing effective controls, managing budgets, leading tax planning and arranging financing requirements.
The role will suit a proactive, resourceful and experienced finance professional with exceptional business finance, accounting and management skills and a genuine interest in real estate development. Applicants should demonstrate principled leadership and possess excellent communication skills. The successful candidate will be a natural relationship-builder and mentor with the ability to foster strong relationships across the team, the local community and key stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will be a CPA designated accountant with a Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or a related field and at least 10 years of professional experience, including several years of experience in a senior finance position. The successful candidate must possess solid reporting and technical skills as well as an ability to think analytically and strategically. Strong EQ, and an ability to communicate to different audiences is required.
To apply, please send your WORD.doc resume to Joanna O’Callaghan quoting “MC CFO” in the subject to: Joanna@TaylorRyan.com. We thank all applicants in advance, however only qualified candidates may be contacted.