Chief Financial Officer, Supply Ontario


Supply Ontario (SO) is a provincial agency with an ambitious mandate to transform and modernize the province’s public sector supply chain management system. The Agency aims to build world-class capability that harnesses Ontario’s buying power to enable economic development, province-wide resilience, and value for Ontarians. As the transformation face for government and the broader public sector (BPS), Supply Ontario will work across the system to build an integrated, efficient, and strategic supply chain that benefits our economy, businesses, customers, and Ontarians.


Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is accountable for the strategic direction and priorities for the planning, development and management of the diverse financial services needs across the organization, including but not limited to, finance, controllership, budgeting, accounting infrastructure, risk management facilities management, compliance, audit, corporate financial reporting, freedom of information compliance as well as the planning, development and management of related frameworks, programs, policies and services for Supply Ontario.


As an ideal candidate, the CFO will possess a proven track record of strategic financial management, and have the ability to navigate complex financial landscapes with confidence and precision. An understanding of how government processes operate will be instrumental in navigating the unique challenges and opportunities within the public sector. As a key member of the executive team, the CFO will collaborate with various stakeholders to ensure financial decisions align with Supply Ontario’s overall business objectives.


You bring a minimum 12 years’ financial experience, as well as 5 years in a leadership role providing direction and oversight of a finance department with expertise in financial planning, control and risk management, and the provision of a range of financial expertise and services for a large organization. A professional accounting designation or equivalent experience or education are required.


To Apply


To fill this position, Supply Ontario has partnered with leadership advisory firm Odgers Berndtson. Applications are encouraged immediately and should be submitted online below.


For more information, please contact Hanita Kargaran, Consultant

We would like to thank all applicants but regret that we are only able to personally contact those individuals whose backgrounds best match the requirements for the role.


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion


Supply Ontario is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessible Canada Act, 2019 and all applicable provincial accessibility standards, upon request, accommodation will be provided by both Odgers Berndtson and Supply Ontario throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.


Odgers Berndtson is deeply committed to diversity, equity and inclusion in all the work that we do. As part of our efforts to better understand our ability to reach as broad a pool of candidates as possible for our searches, our DEI team would like to encourage you to take a moment and access our Self-Declaration Form.

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