Career Opportunities

PSPP members and employers put their trust in PSPP Corporation to ensure decisions about their pension fund and benefits are made ethically, responsibly, and with full accountability. That couldn’t be done without a solid team of staff to manage the Corporation’s daily business.

At PSPP Corporation, we are an equal opportunity employer. People skills are as important as job skills. We are a friendly and diligent group of professionals who care and take pride in knowing that we help set the foundation for the retirement future of more than 80,000 members at all stages of life.

We offer:

  • competitive salary and benefit package
  • participation in a defined benefit pension plan
  • flexible hours of work
  • employee professional development and education support
  • free parking

Current Career Opportunities

Finance and Risk Director

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Finance and Risk Director is responsible for developing and implementing financial reporting and controls for PSPP Corporation and the Public Service Pension Plan (Plan). The Finance and Risk Director is also responsible for leading the development of an enterprise-wide risk management framework for PSPP Corporation.

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  • University Degree in a related discipline (e.g. finance, business, economics).
  • CPA designation.
  • At least 10 years of relevant and progressive experience in financial or risk management.
  • Experience with pension plan financial management is an asset.
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation or other widely recognized control/risk management certification is an asset.
  • Advanced knowledge of principles and practices of financial disciplines, particularly corporate finance, investments and accounting.
  • Advanced knowledge of Canadian accounting standards for pension plans and International Financial Reporting Standards will be required. This can be learned on the job as long the candidate has a strong overall grounding in accounting standards and the ability to research and learn the relevant standards.
  • Knowledge of principles and best practices of enterprise risk management.
  • Broad understanding of Defined Benefit pension plans.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to deliver professional presentations and to explain complex issues and concepts in plain-language to a diverse group of individuals with varying levels of knowledge.
  • Executive level critical thinking, analysis, and planning.
  • Ability to think strategically about opportunities and challenges and engage in short, medium and long-range planning.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.

If you are searching for an exciting opportunity to contribute to the secure retirement of Alberta’s dedicated public service employees, please contact Doug or Declan at Aplin Executive Search.

Doug Bristow
Partner
Phone: 780.229.2011
Email: dbristow@aplin.com

Declan Bird
Senior Associate
Phone: 780.229.2003
Email: dbird@aplin.com