Choir Alberta’s Treasurer oversees the organization’s financial matters. In addition to monitoring overall financial health, the treasurer reports the organization’s financial status to the Board on a regular basis.
As the day-to-day bookkeeping is handled by Choir Alberta staff, the treasurer provides guidance and monitors financial records.
Key responsibilities of the position include:
Oversight of financial recordkeeping
Preparation of finance reports to the Board & membership
Assists in preparing the audited financial statements
Preparation financial information for grant applications & reports
Ensure compliance with CRA regulations
Other responsibilities may include:
Reviewing and recommending changes to finance policy
Contributing to the strategic planning process
Approving expenditures and signing cheques
Educating other Board members about how to understand financial information
File appropriate forms with CRA on a timely basis
The Treasurer will serve on the Executive and Finance Committees, and may be consulted by the Fund Development and Program Advisory Committees on occasion.