Employment

Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.  Successful applicants will be informed and accepting of cultural diversity, and have the ability to work and support all people with dignity and respect. 

The following position is available.


Director of Finance Career Opportunity
 
Community Services has been serving the community since 1971 as a credible multi-service non-profit registered charity that serves over 13,000 people each year. With over 35+ programs, we are incredibly proud of our impact in the community. The Organization is looking for a Director of Finance to join our leadership team and oversee all financial aspects of the Organization, including driving the financial and strategic planning. Reporting to the Executive Director and Board of Directors, this non-union position is uniquely positioned to help lead the Organization’s success and growth.
 
Responsibilities
  • Drive the financial planning of the Organization by analyzing its performance, opportunities and risks,
  • Retain constant awareness of the company’s financial position and act to prevent problems,
  • Manage and provide ongoing training to accounting personnel,
  • Work with insurance provider to maintain proper insurance coverage,
  • Oversee all audit and internal control operations,
  • Adhere to financial laws and guidelines

 Qualifications

  • Proven experience as Director of Finance or similar role,
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws and best practice,
  • Solid knowledge of financial analysis and budgeting,
  • Proficient in the use of Quickbooks, MS Office and Excel,
  • CPA designation

 Skills & Attributes

  •  An analytical mind with a strategic ability,
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills,
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities,
  • Experience and knowledge of accreditation (Council on Accreditation),
  • Experience and knowledge of a unionized setting
  • A collaborator and team player

Community Services is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply by Thursday November 15, 2018 by emailing their resume and cover letter to: Crystal Trudeau at ctrudeau@comservice.bc.ca. This position is 35-hours per week with a generous vacation and benefit package and a salary range of $70,000.00-$75,000.00 per year.