The Alberta Party Political Association is looking to fill the position of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) on the Alberta Party Provincial Board. The CFO is responsible for compliance under the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act (EFCDA) which includes financial reporting, including reporting to Elections Alberta, preparation of monthly financial report to the Board of Directors that accurately depicts the organization’s financial status, working with our Executive Director on operational budgeting, participation on the Finance Audit Committee, and reporting quarterly, annual and campaign period financial statements. Financial statements include a summary of revenue, expenses, assets and liabilities, and are reviewed by Elections Alberta.
Ideal candidate will have strong interests in politics, understanding and/or experience in provincial politics or working for Government. You will have a CPA designation in good standing, be familiar with the Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act, have experience with board governance or sitting on a non-profit or corporate board, and willing to participate in our organization’s financing activities. The CFO is accountable for leading and providing overall strategic direction for the organization's finances, along with the Board of Directors, consistent with the mission and vision of the organization.
In this dynamic environment, the CFO must also be comfortable working as a collaborative team member and with a communicative work style with the Board of Directors and our Executive Director. You are a team player, self-motivated, demonstrated leadership abilities, and desire to be part of team. The CFO will provide technical and professional advice to the Board of Directors, relevant Board Committees, and the executive team members of the Alberta Party. The CFO has overall accountability for the organization’s financial integrity through the analysis of financial performance and compliance with Election Finances and Contributions Disclosure Act.
This is a volunteer board governance position that also is an Executive Committee position. Must be willing to travel for one monthly meeting. Eligible persons shall be current members or interested in becoming a member of the Alberta Party.
We thank all applicants in advance; however only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.