Job Opportunity – Administrator, Town of Cut Knife

This job posting will be active until successfully filled.

The Town of Cut Knife is seeking a self-motivated and innovative person for the full-time position of Administrator. The successful candidate will report directly to Council and must provide recommendations and updated information to Council on a timely basis. Along with also ensuring that any policies, bylaws and directives are carried out in a professional and efficient manner.

This successful candidate should possess excellent verbal and written communication skills along with a strong knowledge of municipal accounting and finances. Preference will be given to a candidate who is currently certified in Local Government Administration and should also be eligible for a membership with UMAAS.

The Town of Cut Knife is located 50 KM west of the Battlefords along Highway 40. We have a very informative website linked below where applicants can visit to learn more about the Town of Cut Knife.

The successful applicant is preferred to possess the following qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge in accounting and payroll policies and procedures;
  • Prior municipal experience and knowledge of the Munisoft computer system;
  • Some knowledge of SAGE 50 Premium Accounting software;
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office applications such as Excel and Word;
  • Works well independently and within a team environment;
  • Discretion with matters pertaining to confidentiality;
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workloads while also meeting strict deadlines and maintaining a high degree of accuracy;
  • Must interpret policies, bylaws and legislation appropriately when responding to certain situations or requests;
  • A criminal background check will be required.

The Town of Cut Knife offers Pension and Benefit Plans once a short probationary period is completed. Please submit your resume and references to:


Gwenn Kaye, Mayor
Box 452, Cut Knife, SK S0M 0N0
Telephone: (306) 398-2363 | Fax: (306) 398-2839

Visit the Town of Cut Knife website:

We thank all of the candidates for their interest in this position and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. This job posting will be active until successfully filled.

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Author: Town of Cut Knife

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