Volunteer Posting 1155

Accounting Accomplished
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, New ...
1075 North Service Rd West Oakville, ON L6M 2G2
flexible / as needed
closes in 5 days (Mon, 27 Mar)

We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate Volunteer Director to join our non-profit organization in Canada. The Director will play a key role in leading the establishment and operation of the organization, with a focus on wealth distribution, maintaining financial equality, lowering the cost of living, and improving overall quality of life for all individuals.


The successful candidate will work closely with the Board of Directors and management team to ensure compliance with the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act and establish strategic direction for the organization. Additionally, the Director will be responsible for securing public support for the enactment of legislation by the government dealing with self-employment, making representations to the government for income and taxes of such legislation, and coordinating services of the corporation with those of similar organizations, businesses, and individuals in Canada.


The ideal candidate will have a strong belief in promoting equality with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a passion for making a positive impact in the community. Any experience with financial management, fundraising, and program development is an asset. This is a volunteer position with flexible hours, and the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of Canadians. Do note that this position is with pay once fully established. It is important to understand that impact is the main objective. 



  • Experience in strategic planning, administration, management, and financial management.
  • Passion to gain knowledge and experience of the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, program development and other relevant needs in Canada.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with donors, volunteers, and community members.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, and to adapt to changing priorities.
  • Passion for the mission of the organization and a commitment to making a positive impact in the community.
  • Positive attitude and outlook is a must.
  • Belief in self purpose


Note that these requirements are not exhaustive, and other qualifications may be considered depending on the specific needs of the organization.


What’s in it for you?


As a volunteer director of a non-profit organization, there are several benefits that you can expect to receive:


Fulfillment: Volunteering as a director allows you to make a positive impact in your community and contribute to a cause that you are passionate about. It can be highly rewarding to know that you are making a difference in the lives of others.


Professional development: Volunteering as a director can provide you with valuable experience and skills that can enhance your resume and improve your career prospects. You will have the opportunity to learn about non-profit governance, strategic planning, financial management, fundraising, and program development.


Networking: Volunteering as a director allows you to build relationships with other professionals in your field, including government officials, donors, volunteers, and community members. This can help you to expand your professional network and open up new opportunities in your career.


Flexibility: Volunteering as a director often provides flexibility in terms of scheduling and workload. You can choose how much time you want to commit and what tasks you want to take on, which can be ideal if you have other commitments such as work or family.


Sense of community: Volunteering as a director allows you to become part of a community of like-minded individuals who are committed to making a positive impact in the world. This can provide a sense of belonging and purpose, and help you to develop new friendships and connections.

Contribution towards a necessary change that confines society. 

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