Chapter Treasurer

(Community) Chapter Treasurer
Crohn’s and Colitis Canada promises to find the cure for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and
improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases. Volunteers are key team
members who help us deliver on this promise to the 1 million Canadians touched by these devastating
chronic diseases.
Are you the right fit to join our team as a (Community) Chapter Treasurer?
As the Chapter Treasurer, you will provide oversight to the Chapter for financial activities, including:
 Acting as the lead volunteer where cheque writing is taking place at the Chapter level. Can
additionally support other financial transactions, including deposits and handling cash if needed.
 Provide training and support to Chapter volunteers to ensure all organizational and CRA policies
and guidelines are met
 Create financial reports and summaries for the Chapter as needed
 Working with the President to ensure the Chapter maintains good standing with all
accounts/vendors, as well as updating signatories on accounts with National office support
Time Commitment:
 1-2 hours per week for ongoing support and liaison with Chapter volunteers
 Evening and weekend activity is required to attend Chapter meetings and capture high traffic
times. Some daytime availability is ideal for liaison with staff partner (phone calls, emails)
 This role requires a commitment of a minimum of 1 year, with option for re-election
What you bring:
 Experience handling finances and financial transactions. Previous non-profit sector experience
and/or CA designation is an asset
 Strong communication skills, both verbal and written and comfortable training others on financial
 Excellent attention to detail, well organized and responsive to timely needs and opportunities
 Ideally, experience in a Chapter volunteer role
What we offer:
 A community of support, a dedicated staff partner, team of peers and role-specific training
 An opportunity to use and grow professional skills, expand your network
 A hands-on chance to make a meaningful difference in the lives of people living with Crohn’s and
ulcerative colitis in your community
I have read, understood and agree to fulfill the responsibilities as outlined. I make a commitment to be
active in this role from _______________ to ___________________.
Volunteer Signature & Date
Staff Partner Signature & Date
Crohn’s and Colitis Canada commits to supporting you in your role and to providing an engaging
volunteer experience. Your feedback is appreciated-
Note: a Criminal Records and Credit Check are part of the screening for this role