Skills Finance Director near Edmonton (AB)

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "finance director" was moved from the group Financial managers (NOC 0111) to the group Financial managers (NOC 10010).

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a finance director in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Financial managers (NOC 10010).

Tasks

  • Plan and control budget and expenditures
  • Establish and implement policies and procedures
  • Train, direct and motivate staff
  • Assign, co-ordinate and review projects and programs
  • Design and manage investment strategies
  • Monitor financial control systems
  • Manage contracts
  • Oversee the collection and analysis of financial data
  • Oversee the preparation of reports
  • Advise senior management
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations

Skills and knowledge

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

    Skills

  • Analysis Help -
    • Projecting Outcomes
    • Researching and Investigating
    • Planning
    • Examining and Diagnosing
    • Analyzing Information
    • Inspecting and Testing
  • Management Help -
    • Strategic Planning
    • Leading and Motivating
    • Allocating and Controlling Resources
    • Evaluating
    • Co-ordinating and Organizing
    • Recruiting and Hiring
    • Supervising
  • Communication Help -
    • Negotiating and Adjudicating
    • Liaising and Networking
    • Teaching and Training
    • Professional Communicating
    • Advising and Consulting
    • Promoting and Selling
    • Interviewing
  • Creative Expression Help -
    • Designing
    • Writing
    • Performing and Entertaining

    Knowledge

  • Business, Finance and Management Help -
    • Business Management
    • Business Administration
    • Finance
    • Economics
    • Accounting
    • Personnel and Human Resources
    • Clerical
    • Sales
    • Marketing
    • Client Service
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