The OFIFC is an award winning leader in culture-based management providing innovative research, policy, training and community development to 29 Friendship Centres and other urban Indigenous service providers across Ontario. Located in downtown Toronto, the OFIFC engages all levels of government and mainstream agencies.
OFIFC is a purpose-driven organisation which offers unique and challenging work. A rewarding and enriching career awaits if you are skilled at critical thinking, building relationships, take personal accountability for getting things done and enjoy working as part of a team to collaboratively solve problems.
Working as part of a team in a fast paced environment where the main responsibility is to provide sound bookkeeping services and financial analysis for the OFIFC in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Federal/Provincial legislation and OFIFC policies and procedures.
A job description is below.
Employed by the OFIFC, responsible to the policies and directions as determined by the Board of Directors and under the direct supervision of the Executive Director, or designate. Daily supervision is designated to the Finance and Corporate Services Director.
To provide sound bookkeeping services and financial analysis for the OFIFC in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Federal/Provincial legislation and OFIFC policies and procedures.
Works in a safe and suitable office environment exposed to simultaneous reporting deadlines, mid to high level computer use requiring high levels of accuracy and attention to detail.
Overtime required during peak periods (fiscal year end, audit) and/or when workload necessitates. Weekend hours for financial support as requested. Travel for Operational Support visits up to 5 times per year to Friendship Centres/Delivery Sites.
To provide and maintain accounting records, financial support and analysis ensuring accuracy, completeness and compliance with policies and procedures that are aligned with OFIFC’s long-range strategic plan
Primarily communicates with the Finance and Corporate Services Director (for direction and approvals), and workgroup members for the purposes of consultation, and collaboration. Provides financial support to Program Managers pertaining to program/initiative/project budgets and reporting information.
Communicates with Friendship Centres/Delivery Sites, Suppliers, Funders and Government for the purposes of providing financial support and speaking to financial inquiries and reporting matters.
Financial Analysis and Bookkeeping (55%):
Financial Support (40%):