The BC Métis Federation (BCMF) is a non-profit association that works with Métis communities to ensure the well-being of BCMF members. Through grassroots efforts, BCMF advocates on behalf of its many members, living across the province. BCMF currently has openings for two full-time positions.
The Finance Clerk is responsible to assist in the administration of the day to day financial operations of the organization. This position is a supporting contact for all financial matters in regard to payroll, yearly audits for the corporation, funding partners, and any financial contracts with other professional agencies. The Finance Clerk will assist by way of gathering supporting documents in support of expenditures made under the contribution agreements and will assist in filing claims and monthly remittances. The Finance Clerk will assist the Director of Finance with all activities that are aligned with the BC Metis Federation strategic plan and adhere to stated policies and procedures.
We are looking for an experienced, proactive assistant to work collaboratively with our team on specific short- and long-term projects. In this role, you will oversee tasks delegated to you by the Director of Industry Engagement, or the Procurement and Employment Coordinators, collaborate with outside vendors and contractors, and track and report on budgets. You will need to be highly organized, adaptable, and able to prioritize tasks while working independently. The ability to motivate others and keep them on task in a positive and encouraging manner is also a must-have skill in this position.
We welcome all applicants, although Indigenous ancestry is preferred, and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Closing Date: September 30, 2021
Term of Appointment: October 2021 to March 2022 with the opportunity of extension
Days of Work: Monday to Friday (8 hrs per day) starting as soon as October 4, 2021
Please submit your resume, names of three references from related work experience, a copy of your credentials and current related licenses, and a cover letter outlining your interest and detailing how you meet the above qualifications. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Address your application to K. Henry, President & CEO firstname.lastname@example.org BC Metis Federation, BC V5T 1H2