Board Treasurer- provincial Community-based NGO
The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA), Nova Scotia Division is seeking an experienced accountant to join our board of directors for a two-year term with the possibility of renewal.
CMHA NS offices are located in Dartmouth NS and therefore we require the Treasurer to be able to travel to the office periodically for a brief time (potentially once every two to three weeks) during regular daytime business hours. Board meetings are normally held quarterly with a 5:30 p.m. start. The Treasurer may also spend time working on CMHA NS business outside of the office.
Working in close collaboration with the Executive Director and as part of the Board of Directors Executive Team, the Treasurer role is to oversee the financial operations of the organization.
Regular duties include:
Co-signing cheques (roughly every 3-4 weeks), Including approving Educative Director expense reports
Chairing finance committee (irregular meetings)
Reviewing annual budgets with executive director
Participating on sub committees as required
Communication with Accountant and ED to support financial books as required
Communicating with accountant and bookkeeper
Being available for project audits, if and when they arise
Being available for annual financial audits
Being an active board member
For more information on CMHA NS, please visit our web site: https://novascotia.cmha.ca/
To indicate your interest in this role, please send your cover letter and resume to Tanya White, Past Chair, CMHA NS Board of Directors at firstname.lastname@example.org.