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Vice President Finance

Category
Accounting
Location
Toronto, ON
Company
The Muslim Youth Federation
Salary
Honorarium May Be Provided

Description

Reporting to the president and serving as an integral member of the Executive Board, the Vice President of Financial Affairs (VP Finance) will be responsible for the development of The Muslim Youth Federation’s financial management strategy and contribute to the development of the organization’s strategic and entrepreneurial goals. In addition to the strategic components, the VP will be charged with the responsibility of registering and maintaining the organization's not for profit status, seeking out grants and other various monetary support and developing a budget for the organization.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a finance executive with entrepreneurial experience and a proven track record of creative problem-solving and financial management to join in a fast-growth, mission-driven, and sincere intentioned organization.

Requirements

- A minimum of a BCom or a BBa, and a CPA would be a plus Mature and proactive, with evidence of having worked as a true business partner to the chief executive of a multistate and network-based entity. If coming from the for-profit world, nonprofit board experience preferred - Demonstrated excellence in managing finance, accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting. Ability to file reports and taxes according to legal guidelines. - Knowledge of creating an organization with the CRA. Skill in examining, developing, reengineering, and recommending financial, policies and procedures - Strong analytical skills and experience interpreting a strategic vision into an operational model - A collaborative and flexible style, with a strong service mentality. Needs to be seen as a team player who is committed to lifelong learning - A hands-on manager with integrity and a desire to work in a dynamic, mission-driven environment - An effective communicator, with strong oral and written skills - Strong commitment to developing team members - Demonstrated commitment to the social sector with a passion for the organization’s mission is essential