Director of Finance and Administration

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4227

Job #4227 – Are you looking to join a not-for-profit organization where you can feel good about going to work every day? Our client is looking for a Director of Finance and Administration who will be the top finance person in their organization. The successful candidate will be a hands-on and participative manager in supporting their planning, budgeting, and reporting. Overseeing a finance assistant, the main responsibilities include:

  • Forecasts, budgets, cashflow and financial reporting
  • Manage all accounts payable and receivable activities
  • Oversee HR, payroll, benefits, and the RRSP program
  • Coordinate and lead the annual financial audit
  • Reconcile monthly general ledger balance, invoices and credit card statements
  • Identify and resolve invoicing issues, accounting discrepancies and other financial related issues
  • Streamline processes and procedures for improving operational efficiency of finance reporting and budgeting systems
  • Oversee tax and charitable reporting compliance

You will have your hands in the day-to-day accounting, working alongside your assistant. This is a tremendous opportunity for a finance leader to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a well-respected, long-standing charity.



The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Formal accounting education
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar accounting role
  • CPA designation is considered a strong asset
  • Previous experience with a charity organization and knowledge of grants

Compensation, Perks & Opportunities:

  • $80,000 – $95,000 salary range
  • Group insurance plan
  • RRSP match
  • 4+ weeks of vacation
  • Hybrid work set-up

Location: Ottawa – Downtown

Internal Job ID#: 4227

Recruiter Name: Tracey Windsor

How to Apply:

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Thank you for your interest! The recruiter responsible for this role will be in touch with those candidates whose skills and qualifications best match our client’s requirements. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered.

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