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Director of Finance


  • WHERE
    Brampton, ON
  • WHEN
    Ongoing

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DESCRIPTION

The Finance Director’s mission is to support the Finance operational plan at the Testoper community to ensure the success of the Testoper strategy and its target metrics outcomes and indicators.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
· Liaise with the Executive Director and other Department Directors.
· Accounting management, including, but not limited to financial data.
· Ensure that the organization is within legal compliance and conformity to established regulations
· Process all approved transactions accurately in a manner in accordance with accounting policies and processes.
· Assist with annual audits as well as report preparation
· Process and submit payroll whenever applicable.
· Participate in resource development activities, such as managing/training volunteers.
· Assist with fundraising activities and grant application processes.
QUALIFICATIONS
A relevant bachelor’s degree is preferred (the year-for-year experience may be substituted). In addition, two (2) years of managerial experience in the accounting field, ideally in a non-profit setting. Specific qualifications include:
· Ability to exercise initiative, ingenuity, and sound judgment
· Knowledge and application of General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
· Experience in Excel, Word, and accounting software
· Effective written and oral communications skills
· Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
· Be able to network within the community.
COMPENSATION:
Testoper Community is a non-profit tech organization primarily conceived to give back selflessly. We believe as Canadians giving back to society is pivotal to lead a happier and healthier life. As a volunteer, you may enjoy many direct and indirect benefits.
· Support from industry experts of volunteers to learn, mentor, and refer to succeed in your career.
· Support for your own business, if any, as a Testoper Community sponsor to amplify marketing and reach.
· With continuous dedicated service, opportunity to become a non-profit board member and content for board director election process.
· Primarily it is a volunteer role, as we grow, the opportunity to get volunteer wages and even play a role as part-time, full-time job and contract employee.
· Industry Recognition and Canadian work and/or volunteer experience certificate.
Seniority Level: Executive
Industry: Non-profit, Information Technology
Employment Type: Volunteer
Job Functions: Finance

We thank all interested applicants. At Testoper Community, we are fortunate to receive a high number of applications. Hence, please note that only those applicants' skills and experience align with the role's requirement will be contacted.
We look forward to having you on our team.

Who You'll be Assisting

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Testoper Community

Testoper is the nonprofit intelligent technology community that empowers every person to become a part of the future workforce by enabling creative talent to deliver and operate intelligent technology solutions through continuous learning programs designed for accelerating their career, intrapreneurial and entrepreneurial aspirations. ​


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Who You'll be Assisting

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Testoper Community

Testoper is the nonprofit intelligent technology community that empowers every person to become a part of the future workforce by enabling creative talent to deliver and operate intelligent technology solutions through continuous learning programs designed for accelerating their career, intrapreneurial and entrepreneurial aspirations. ​