Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Apply by accessing our Application Form here: https://forms.gle/5v3zDmRcx4u31sDGA Only applicants who are short listed are contacted for an initial telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, a face-to-face meeting is held. Bring your portfolio to show your accounting/Charity experience! *References are checked only after an interview. Background check is required due to privacy of data.
Languages Needed:

All volunteers must reside full time in Canada; Excellence in spoken and written English is required

  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Accessible by public transit

Accounting Advisor

Calgary, AB: in person, by telephone or by video-conferencing, Calgary, AB, T2H 0K2 [map]
1-2 hours / monthly
One-year term (renewable)
Did you know that every year 1 million children in Canada are identified with a developmental disability? Buds in Bloom | Bourgeons en Éclat is looking for an expert in Canadian Charity Accounting matters.

The Accounting Advisor has at least 10 years of Canada-based accounting/finance experience, and will advise the Board in accounting and finance matters. Applicants must have a professional portfolio with experience in accounting and treasury with a Charitable organization. *This position is not a bookkeeping role, and is rather an advisory role.*

Applicants who reside full time in Canada are welcome to apply.

Main Responsibilities:
1- Proposing an Accounting/ Finance Strategic Growth Plan with accounting and financial structures and processes including short and long term deliverables/KPIs for mission sustainability, in compliance with the Canada Income Tax Act;
2- Advising the Finance Committee on the implementation of the plan, ensuring deliverables are met on time;
3- Advising the the Board on treasury/accounting/finance matters.

Requirement: 
Having a minimum of 10 years experience and training in Canadian accounting or finance, is required. Working in Charities is preferred.

The change you will bring with your volunteering is growth and sustainability of the mission, contributing to bringing relief, hope and empowerment to families living with a child at risk for or who has a disability.

Time Commitment: 
Email and phone communications are used as needed. Meetings are held periodically or minimum quarterly, for 30 to 120 minutes typically by video conference. AGMs are held usually in March for 3-hours either in person or by video conference (attendance encouraged). The Board meetings are held quarterly for 2 hours in person or online (attendance encouraged). There is the option to become a Director of the Board.

The minimum time commitment is a part time, one-year mandate; three-year mandate for Directors of the Board. Scheduling is flexible. A long term part time mandate is preferred. Letter of reference and attestation of hours worked available upon request. If interested in being a Director or Officer of the Board, let us know.

Apply using this link: https://forms.gle/5v3zDmRcx4u31sDGA
Additional Details & Skills Required
Excellence in advising in matters of Charity Accounting/ Finance.
Long-term experience in Canadian-based Accounting/ Finance and other growth strategies.
Proficiency in advising on Accounting/ Finance strategic plans. 
Excellence in communication and advising.
Certification or Education Required
Canadian trained Chartered Public Accounting or equivalent degree;
Extensive accounting/finance experience in Canada required;
Charity accounting and finance experience preferred.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Great cause, flexible hours!

Access our Application Form here: https://forms.gle/5v3zDmRcx4u31sDGA
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Apply by accessing our Application Form here: https://forms.gle/5v3zDmRcx4u31sDGA Only applicants who are short listed are contacted for an initial telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, a face-to-face meeting is held. Bring your portfolio to show your accounting/Charity experience! *References are checked only after an interview. Background check is required due to privacy of data.
Languages Needed:

All volunteers must reside full time in Canada; Excellence in spoken and written English is required

  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for families
  • Accessible by public transit