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Board Member with Finance and Accounting Experience


Organization: Ethiopiaid Canada

Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)

Availability: Flexible

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 1

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Mar 31, 2021


Ethiopiaid Canada has a vacancy for a volunteer member of our Board of Directors, and we are seeking an individual with special skills and knowledge in the fields of Accounting and Finance, with experience in financial statement analysis and sound financial management practices. The ideal candidate would hold a CPA designation.

As part of our team, you will help ensure the ongoing success by attending quarterly Board meetings, serving as the chair of the finance committee, participating in Ethiopiaid events and representing Ethiopiaid. We ask for a 3-year commitment. Previous Board experience is not required, although an asset.

If you meet the above criteria and are interested, please send your resume and a cover letter to Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

About Ethiopiaid Canada:
Ethiopiaid Canada is a charitable international development organization dedicated to empowering people in Ethiopia to live healthy and productive lives. We seek lasting change by supporting interventions driven by local partners. While Ethiopiaid Canada opened its doors in 2009, we are part of an international network of Ethiopiaid charities with offices in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Australia. Together, we have over 27 years of experience in creating lasting change through collaboration with Ethiopian partner organizations.
​Recognizing the empowerment of women and girls as central to reducing poverty and creating lasting change, Ethiopiaid Canada places emphasis on interventions that build the health, social, and economic assets of women and girls. Our programming focuses on increasing access to maternal health services, reducing barriers to education for vulnerable children, and supporting the empowerment of women and girls.

For more information, please visit our website at


Kristin Douglas


Volunteer Opportunity Address
484 Gladstone Ave
Ottawa ON


Good for people interested in: Accounting and finance; Governance (Boards, Committees)

You will be working with: Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Women; Youth (19-24 years)

Organization category: International

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - None of the above