Financial Administrator

Organization Name: 
Vancouver Co-op Radio
Vancouver, BC

This position manages all financial transactions for the station.
This is one of 5 positions in a staff collective responsible to, and
under limited direction of, the Board of Directors of Vancouver
Co-operative Radio. Staff members meet regularly to share information
and co-ordinate work so as to ensure the smooth operation of the

Financial Administration Duties:
- Prepare monthly reports to the Finance Committee and the Board of Directors
- Manage and keep accurate financial records
- Make bank deposits, issue cheques
- Prepare yearly budget
- Maintain files with relevant government agencies
- Manage contractual negotiations
- Apply for and administer regular grants
- Manage budgets and do financial administration for events and sponsorships
- Do administrative support for special projects
- Develop fiscal policies and procedures
…and other related duties


· Experience in office/financial management, payroll, and grant writing,
preferably with a non-profit organization
· Excellent attention to detail and record-keeping
· Proficient in the use of Windows applications and databases
· Knowledge of regulations concerning charities
· Proven organizational, administrative and coordination skills
· Track record of meeting assigned goals with minimum supervision
· Ability to work effectively as a team member
· Excellent interpersonal skills
· This position works directly with the station’s bookkeeper -
bookkeeping experience is an asset but is not required
· Familiarity with community broadcast media
…or an equivalent combination of training and experience


This is a part-time (20 hours/weeks) position, unionized through
Canadian Auto Workers. The selected candidate will be paid $18.46 per
hour with generous medical and vacation benefits.
Apply via email to with a cover letter,
resume and a paragraph describing the pros and cons of working in a
co-operative/collective structure.

The deadline for applications is April 12, 2010 at 4pm.

Vancouver Co-operative Radio is an affirmative-action employer. We
thank all applicants in advance; however, only those short-listed for
an interview will be contacted.

20 hours/week, $18.46 per hour + benefits. CAW.
How to Apply:
Closing Date: 
Mon, 2010-04-12