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Board Member - Treasurer

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: Board Member - Treasurer
Date Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Organization Name: Orangeville Blues & Jazz Festival
Organization Contact: Gary Skinn
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: This annual non-profit four-day Festival is in its 15th year, provides 90 concerts, attracting more than 30,000 visitors. Turning over $250,000 the festival is funded by community support and grants. The Treasurer is a key to the continued success of the Festival.
Type of Organization: Arts and Culture
More Info Link:
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Adult (18 +)
Duties / Roles / Activities: General business advice to Board. Guidance for new initiatives, steering the team through budget and planning processes, forecasts, books and record keeping to final annual accounts.

Ensures Board meets grant requirements.

Ensures Board acts within legal guidelines for financial matters.

Sample Tasks: Attend monthly Board Meetings, report status as required
Actively involved in budget planning, and affordable Festival planning
Understand and advise on projects
Participate in Grant application/reporting
Participate in overseeing Contracts, staff, performers, suppliers etc
Facilitate final annual Accounts.
Dates & Times:
  • Evening
  • Weekend
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Any Dufferin
  • Orangeville and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: No
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): No
Commitment Length / Duration: Long Term (more than 1 year)
Training Required:
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expired Sunday, July 9, 2017
Areas of Interest:
  • Music / Theatre
Skills / Experience: Candidate will likely be a qualified accountant.
Minimum of 3 years experience in budget planning
Sound business acumen.
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