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Director of FinanceCloses Ontario
Position: Director of Finance Start date: Oct 2017 Location: 365 Bloor St E, Toronto Application deadline: September 26, 2017 Reports to: CEO Directly manages: 2 staff About EWB: With our vision of a world where everyone has the opportunity to live to their full potential, Engineers Without Borders Canada works to unlock human potential. To realize this vision, we operate systemically and strategically to enact positive, scalable change. Since our founding in 2000, our mission is to focus on addressing the root causes of poverty and inequity by investing in people and ideas. We are a global organization that combines leadership development, social enterprise investments and policy change to deliver impact in Canada and Sub-Saharan Africa. You will be joining EWB at an exciting time of growth and transformation. As a member of the leadership team, you will play a critical role in helping us realize our ambitions. About your role: We are seeking a Director of Finance to develop and maintain a high-performing finance department by providing effective and inspiring leadership and encouraging a culture of excellence, ambition and diligence. Overall, you will have responsibility for all of the financial and fiduciary functions of the organization, including accounting, reporting and budgeting. Your scope includes delivering on the functions that currently exist, and building the processes, systems and efficiencies that will enable our growth. You should be ready and excited to build the analysis capacity of the organization, such that strategic choices are supported by financial data. The Director of Finance also manages the financial side of EWB’s relationship with social enterprises we’ve invested in, and our network of chapters across Canada. This includes: building trust and relationships; creating operational agreements; coaching on budget, financial, regulatory and logistical issues; and, ensuring our ventures and university chapters fulfill reporting and other financial […]
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