Assistant treasurer
Volunteer Types: Accounting and Finance, Governance (Boards, Committees)
Organization types: Arts
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: September 2, 2022
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The volunteer assistant treasurer supports key financial planning and reporting activities via direct shadowing and guidance from the treasurer. Excellent learning opportunity for accounting student or junior professional with possibility of succeeding current treasurer based on mutual interest.

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How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Volunteers will have the opportunity to provide advice and support to a lean organisation and its operational, governance and financial reporting requirements. Volunteers will frequently work with other board members and members of the community to create fundraising initiatives and community partnerships that promote and sustain the OSO’s mission of creating memorable musical experiences. This experience will provide many occasions to practice and/or sharpen skills in human resources, fundraising, and non-profit oversight.
How will the organization benefit?
The Ottawa Symphony Orchestra benefits from the volunteer board’s strategic advice and operational support to remain in good financial standing and ensure good governance policies. The diverse perspectives and skills of the volunteer board benefits the OSO’s vision of meaningful engagement and partnership with the local community to deliver sustainable musical performances.
Volunteer location:
202-4 Florence Street Ottawa, ON K2P 0W7


Anna Jahn
@Ottawa Symphony Orchestra
Ext: 2
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Person with a disability or medical condition, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 1
Good for people interested in: Accounting and Finance, Governance (Boards, Committees)
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), Disadvantaged, Men, Seniors, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Suitable for community service hours
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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