Vice-President Finance & Business Development, Port of Belledune; Belledune

Accounting / Finance / Management


About the role

Reporting to the President & CEO, the position of VP Finance and Business Development is responsible to provide the management and leadership necessary to ensure that the company has the proper financial and administrative procedures, project management processes, and people systems in place to effectively grow the organization and to ensure operating and business development success.

The candidate will be also responsible for developing and monitoring overall corporate strategy with the President & CEO and the management team with emphasis on bottom line performance, working capital and enhancing organisational value.

The VP Finance & Business Development also provides advice / recommendations to management personnel, and the Board of directors on all human resources, risk management and financial activities.


The Belledune Port Authority is seeking a candidate with successful completion of a post-secondary education preferably with a post graduate degree and/or his/her CPA designation, with a minimum of ten years' experience, including staff supervision.

Superior oral and written communication skills, strong business and financial acumen & negotiating ability, and demonstrable competency in strategic planning and business development, are a requirement.

Being proficient in both official languages would be an important asset.

The candidate must be self-motivated and able to work with a small team of professionals, in a proactive, ever changing port environment.

To Apply

Interested candidates should send their resumes on or before noon on Friday January 25, 2019 to the confidential attention of:

President &CEO
Belledune Port Authority
112 promenade Shannon Drive
Belledune, NB  E8G 2W2

Electronic submissions should be sent to the attention of Jeannine Scott at