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Compliance Director

15-20 hours / monthly
Ongoing/ 3year term
LOUD (let optimism unleash dreams) Art Society is an integration of mental health optimization, specialized therapeutic art programs and services. We are currently seeking motivated individuals that want to advocate for mental health, art, promote creative activities and connecting creative professionals and therapists with communities in Calgary. We partner and collaborate with artists, art-therapists, music-therapist and mindfulness coaches to deliver our services.
Our mission is: To connect and engage families, at risk youth and vulnerable individuals with art and creative activities , art-therapists and artists in order to prevent and cure anxiety, depression, self-harm, PTSD, eating disorders and optimize mental, physical and emotional health.
Our Vision is: To provide an easy and affordable access to art, practicing any form of creativity and art education for a creative and healthy lifestyle to as many communities as possible. 
We are looking for nominees who are passionate about creative and healthy living, any form of art and bring knowledge and/or skills in one or more areas of Board governance and leadership:
strategic planning, fiscal oversight, collaborative partnerships, fundraising, community outreach and engagement, advocacy, human resources, policy, law, IT and social media.
Directors are expected to:
-  Attend scheduled board meetings and contribute to the mission and vision of LOUD Art Society, art and cultural growth around creativity, higher emotional intelligence and optimism in Calgary and other potential locations
- To engage in generating revenue (from fundraising, collecting donations, sponsorships, membership, and sale of services) on behalf of the organization.
- The Board work as a team to support a sustainable funding model that integrates important partnerships within the corporate, education, nonprofits, government and arts service communities.

Compliance Director
We are searching for a diligent and professional Compliance Director to join our dynamic organization. You will be responsible for ensuring our operations and procedures comply with legal regulations and internal policies.
In this position, you will perform a range of duties including evaluating all current and new compliance regulations, reviewing organization’s processes, and providing legal advice. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, with in-depth knowledge of  nonprofits, the latest industry procedures and regulations.


- Working with executive director and other board members to develop and implement company policies and regulations
- Oversee all business operations relating to compliance including policies,fundraising, and procedures.
- Design and monitor control systems to deal with violations of legal rules and internal policies.
- Regularly assess the efficiency of control systems and recommend effective improvements.
- Review and evaluate organization’s procedures and reports to identify hidden risks or common issues.
- Perform periodic audits on company procedures and processes.


- Bachelor’s degree in Law, Business Administration, or relevant field.
- Licensed (or license eligible with application pending) to practice law
- A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Compliance Officer, Compliance Manager, or similar position.
- Strong knowledge of nonprofit industry and regulations.
- Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities.
- An analytical mindset with excellent organizational skills.

This is a 3 year-term position serving as a board member 

Prior volunteer Board or committee leadership experience in one or more relevant sectors ( art organization, business, government, philanthropy, law, not-for-profit sector) is preferred but not mandatory.  LOUD Art Society is striving to build a  diverse and inclusive board
LOUD Art Society is an equal opportunity employer, is strongly committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and encourages applications from gender and sexually diverse candidates, racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to organizational diversification of ideas.
Please visit our website to apply:
Certification or Education Required
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Law
-Licence to practice Law
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
As a Compliance Director you will develop and improve the following skills:
- The ability to work in a social profit team
- Leadership
- Making a positive impact with your expertise 
- Problem solving and adaptability
- Negotiation 
- Managing multiple ongoing projects
- The ability to plan and prioritise work
- Time management
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • Resume
Also required for this position: Please visit our website to apply for this position
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule