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The Canadian Society of Cinematographers is the highly respected professional organization for individuals who work to create a series of images that form a moving picture. Its background may be explored on its website, with this specific link to its current Bylaws. Our primary purpose is to promote and foster cinematography in Canada.

(posted Aug 2017)

The Treasurer oversees the financial records and accounts of the CSC (which are maintained by administrative staff), and reports to the Board of Directors regarding the financial status of the organization at all times, as well as regarding any financial policies, structures, processes, procedures and initiatives.

The position requires sufficient detailed expertise of accounting records and structures, with the personal and communicative skills to supervise accounting staff and to advise management and the Directors. The Treasurer is expected to monitor financial transactions often to ensure they have been properly authorized and recorded.

All ongoing responsibilities are expected to take about 20 hours each month. Reasonable compensation (beyond existing NPO volunteered service) will depend on the background and skills of the individual selected.

The Treasurer reports directly to the Board. After a mutually acceptable probationary period, the incumbent Treasurer may be proposed for election by CSC members to the Board of Directors.

Location: Toronto

Background and Skills Preferred:
- professional accounting designation (eg, CPA Ontario)
- familiarity with current banking mechanisms and strategies
- experience with an organization in the Media industry
- experience with the management of a non-profit organization
- adaptable to software used for financial records
- rapport with diverse individuals in a multi-disciplinary team
- contentment with the part-time nature of the position
- experience with capital funding structures and initiative
- ...
We encourage interested individuals to apply, even if some of these preferences are not satisfied.
This position may appeal to a retired accountant/banker, or to someone who wants to use their financial skills but only on a part-time basis.

This form is designed to collect some basic information for our review.
Based on that review, some applicants will be sent an email from the CSC requesting a detailed resume and a cover statement (each in file format .txt, rtf, or pdf only).
The CSC will select individuals to interview from those resumes.
We thank all applicants for your interest, but may not be able to respond to each individual.
A comprehensive position description will be provided to candidates who are interviewed.

Application Collection of Basic Information
Last Name  
First Name  
Phone Number  
Email Address  
Street Address  
Postal Code  
PostSecondary Education Institution  
PostSecondary Degree(s) Completed  
Professional Accounting Designation  
Link to Regulatory Organization  
Years of Professional Accounting  
Work Experience(s)  
 Non-Profit      Media Industry      Capital Funding
Official Languages Proficiency  
 English Spoken Fluent      English Spoken Limited    
 English Written Fluent      English Written Limited    
 French Spoken Fluent      French Spoken Limited    
 French Written Fluent      French Written Limited    
Brief Comment / Statement