Volunteer - Finance Committee - Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario


Volunteer Details

Position Activity

Board Member, Committee Member, Finance / Accounting / Audit

Suitability

Individual Adult (over 18)

Age Requirement

25

Hours Per Week

4

Location

2-40 Pacific Court, London ON

Population Served

Families, New Citizens & Immigrants

Number of Positions

1

Time Commitment: 

  • Long-Term (6+ months)

Deadline to Apply: 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Position Description

Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit organization, mobilizing volunteers and partners in providing opportunities for families to achieve affordable and sustainable home ownership as a means of breaking the cycle of poverty and strengthening communities.

We are looking for a volunteer to be a part of our Finance committee. We are seeking someone that is action-oriented and interested in sharing their voice to advocate the importance of affordable home ownership in our community. We hope to sustain diverse committees and board that brings many perspectives and experiences to share.

Finance Committee members use their financial knowledge and experience to complete their annual objectives. Some of the tasks of the committee are as follows:

  • Budget Planning and Oversight
  • Financial Management
  • Asset Management
  • Audit Responsibilities (Oversee the External Auditor)

 The committee consists of 2-3 Board Directors. Finance committee has been meeting quarterly and the Board of Directors meets the last Tuesday of each month from 5:30 pm to 8 pm.

Board Member Expectations:

  • Act as an ambassador for the agency
  • Become a member of our LDA-London Region Chapter
  • Become oriented to agency programs/services; board and agency policies and protocols
  • Attend board meeting as a voting member
  • Participate on board committees
  • Participate in strategic, fundraising and board planning
  • Assist with fundraising events
  • Attend the Annual General Meeting
  • Comply with Board Governance Policies
  • Be committed to the growth of LDA-London Region

 To understand more of the importance and the impact Habitat has on this community, please visit our website at www.habitat4home.ca

To apply, please email a resume and brief statement outlining why you are interested in the finance committee at Habitat.

Skills Preferred

Experience in Leadership positions
Great interpersonal skills and networking ability
Strong time management and organizational skills
Previous Committee/Board experience
Knowledge in non-profit an asset
Advanced language skills

Activities

  • Board Member
  • Committee Member
  • Finance / Accounting / Audit

Required Qualifications/Training

All committee members must have a CPA designation.

How to Apply

Contact Name: 

Brian Elliot CEO

Phone

519-455-6623 ext. 222

Deadline to Apply: 

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Unit 2 - 40 Pacific Crt.
London N5V 3K4
519-455-6623
519-455-8479
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