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SkirtsAfire

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Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

Posted Jan 171556508

Company Information

Make a difference. Consider joining the Board of Directors! SkirtsAfire Festival is Edmonton’s only multidisciplinary arts festival featuring and elevating the work of women-identified artists. Established in 2012, we are a dynamic non-profit that’s making a difference in Edmonton’s thriving arts community. We create space for amazing women of diverse backgrounds to share their work and insightful stories in a variety of art forms.

We are diverse and daring! Each year we continue to expand our Festival and grow as a team: we ask ourselves how we can do better, think bigger, and how we can continue serving the community we’ve created with a festival to be proud of.


Job Description

You’ll be working with an energetic, fun and inclusive team that’s helping empower artists and audiences. You’ll bring your leadership and expertise to help guide the organization in non-profit Board governance and growth. Use your existing skills and discover new ones as you join us in presenting professional and thought-provoking artistic performances and exhibitions.

There is potential opportunity to join the Board as a Committee member in addition to, or instead of the Board position.

Time commitment is approximately 6 hours per month. Meetings take place approximately once per month, typically on the second Monday of the month.

Qualifications:
• Accounting or finance background at the management or professional level. Individuals working toward a designation are welcome to apply.
• Knowledge of financial analysis and standard financial documents (eg. financial statements, profit & loss, balance sheets).
• Experience with non-profit governance, funding and reporting is an asset, or an interest to grow experience in this area.
• Strong communication skills, with the ability to translate financial information in a meaningful way that shows linkages to the Strategic Plan.
• Motivated self-starter.
• Inclusive team player.

Term:
February 2018 – August 1, 2018, with option to stand for election to the Board at the 2018 Annual General Meeting.


Contact Information

SkirtsAfire
Not-for-profit and Charitable Organizations
Lana Anderson
hr@skirtsafire.com