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Position Number: 2396
Position Title: Finance and Audit Committee Member (1 or 2 positions)
Organization Name: Community Door Services Network
Area(s) of Interest: Board of Directors & Committees, Finance Related, Research & Evaluation
Position Description: Community Door Services Network (Community Door) is a not-for-profit, collaborative organization that provides common space and resources to health, social and community service organizations for the purpose of better serving the residents of Mississauga and Brampton. There are 2 centrally located, easily accessible locations. We are guided by 4 values: Collaboration, Caring, Compassion, and Competence. Further information is available at www.communitydoor.ca (active 'link' at Social Media, below)

The role embraces the following commitments and responsibilities:
● Regularly attend Finance and Audit committee meetings and important related meetings
● Sustained commitment to participate actively in committee work
● Volunteer for, and accept, assignments and complete them thoroughly and on time
● Stay informed about committee matters, plus review and comment on minutes and reports
● Proactively get to know other committee members and build a collegial working relationship that promotes cooperation
● Actively participate in the committee's annual evaluation and planning efforts

WE WELCOME VOLUNTEERS TO APPLY AT YOUR EARLIEST OPPORTUNITY (and by NO LATER than April 30, 2019, as we hope to have a volunteer(s) in place by the beginning of April). Volunteers in Volunteer MBC's system should include resumes in their 'profiles', please.
Goal of Position: To provide strategic direction and stewardship for the sustainability of 'Community Door's Finance and Audit Committee. Committee members are responsible for analyzing and putting forward recommendations to the Board on financial issues or task force actions, and are instrumental in developing Finance and Audit committee annual work plans, plus monitoring progress as measured against the plans.
Position Benefits: > Play a key role in strengthening Community Door's governance
> Opportunity to be part of a community service organization and build its capacity
> Through your participation, impact your community and make a positive difference
> Network and develop professional and personal relationships with local corporate and community sectors, and with their principals and stakeholders
> Raise your personal profile, manifest your expertise within your local community
> Personal satisfaction that by your important volunteering role with Community Door, you will be facilitating the presence and outreach of many community service organizations in our local community
Training Details: Orientation about Community Door will be provided with focus on the committee role.
Position Qualifications: ● Financially literate: able to read and understand a set of financial statements that present a breadth and level of complexity of accounting issues that are generally comparable to the breadth and level of complexity of the issues raised by the corporation's financial statements
● Knowledge of the communities that Community Door serves (Mississauga, Brampton, and Caledon)
● Strong leadership and oral/written communication skills
● Proficient in computer skills as these are applicable to a business environment
● Familiar with, and conversant in, general accounting principles/practices, preferably as these apply to not-for-profit (charitable) organizations
● Previous volunteer or Board experience with a not-for-profit (charitable) organization is an asset
Time Commitment: Tuesday Morning, Wednesday Morning
Duration: Long Term (More than 6 months)
Time Detail: Committee Meetings: MONTHLY in person, at our Brampton location
(currently the second Tuesday OR Wednesday of the month at 8:00 AM, for 2 hours, plus up to 2 hours of preparation time)
Application Due Date: 2019-04-30
Start Date: 2019-04-01
Min Age: 21
Ideal for: Individual, Older Adults
Location: 601 - 7700 Hurontario Street, Brampton, ON, Canada
Geographical Area(s): Mississauga, Brampton
Police Check: No
Accessibility: Partially Accessible Workspace, Wheelchair Accessible Parking
How to Apply
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How to Contact
Email: Send an Email Message
Social Media
Website: http://www.communitydoor.ca
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Community-Door-Services-Network-102817783404287/
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/CommunityDoorSN
Linked In: http://Community Door Services Network

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