ID: 183552

Treasurer - Board Position

Mental Health Regular - more than 6 months Richmond VIC

About this opportunity

The Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre is advertising this role on behalf of The Australian BPD Foundation.

The Australian BPD Foundation is seeking the services of a dynamic Treasurer with a CA or CPA qualification to join our board and be part of our exciting future.

DESIRED SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES: Ideally, candidates will possess:

  • CA or CPA qualification
  • At least 3 years of experience in a similar position, preferably in the non-profit sector
  • Relevant experience in accounting and finance
  • The capability to oversee the operational aspects of the foundations’ finances
  • Knowledge of the mental health sector and or BPD would be an advantage

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Strategy and planning - contributing to the long-term development and sustainability of The Australian BPD Foundation and its activities with a focus on financial management.
  • Accountability – ensuring the Australian BPD Foundation’s
  • Finances are effectively managed and the foundation
  • Meets its legal and governance obligations
  • Representation - advocating for the Australian BPD Foundation (and the communities in which we work) to partners and donors
  • Resourcing - securing financial support and pro-bono/in-kind products and services to benefit the Australian BPD Foundation

THE BOARD:

  • Board meetings are held via zoom so there is no requirement to live in Melbourne

The board currently has a mix of expertise from those with lived experience of living with or supporting a person with BPD, clinicians and interested community members.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

Meeting are held monthly for 2 hours + additional time required for budgeting, reports etc

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Governance, Boards & Committees