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Human Resources Department

Human Resources Department
Tel: (306) 786-1708
Fax: (306) 786-6880

Employment Opportunities

Competition Number:

When applying for a position, please ensure you identify the City of Yorkton Competition Number indicated on the posting and the title of the position you are applying for, to ensure you are considered for the specific position of interest.


Resumes may be submitted to:

Kaylee Diduck– Human Resources Advisor
City of Yorkton
Box 400
Yorkton, SK
S3N 2W3
Fax: (306) 786-6880

Electronically submitted resumes are preferred (but not required) and must be sent in Microsoft Word or PDF formats.

Assistant Director of Finance

Finance Department
Competition Number 2017-18

Are you looking for a great place to work that offers a manageable work-life balance?
Then the City of Yorkton is the place for you!

Yorkton is a growing city of 20,000 in East Central Saskatchewan and is the retail and service centre for more than 200,000 people.  No matter what you are looking for, the City of Yorkton offers a multitude of entertainment, shopping, indoor and outdoor recreational facilities to meet your needs in all four seasons.  Additionally there are excellent Educational and Healthcare services, as well as a flourishing artistic and cultural scene.

The successful candidate must possess an extensive knowledge of accounting practices and procedures, as well as strong computer, communication, and organizational skills.

As the Assistant Director of Finance, you will be responsible for (but not limited to):

  • Implement Automated Work Order System
  • Implement Automated Payroll System
  • Streamline Benefit Upload and City Interface
  • Automate Purchase Orders and Process
  • Supervise all accounting functions
  • Direct the day to day transactions
  • Maintain accounting records, including preparation of all financial statements in conjunction with the Director of Finance
  • Handle any public financial inquiries


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a finance managerial position
  • CPA designation or significant related experience & proficiency
  • Knowledge and ability to interpret legislation, agreements/leases and processes
  • Knowledge of accounting and principals governing the public sector
  • Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance
  • Excellent interdepartmental relations

The City of Yorkton offers a competitive compensation package, which includes Benefits and Pension.

Please forward your resume and cover letter quoting competition number 2017-18 by 4:00pm on Friday June 2, 2017 to:

Human Resources Department
Box 400 – 37 Third Avenue North
Yorkton, Saskatchewan  S3N 2W3
Fax: 306-786-6880

The City of Yorkton thanks all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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