Manager, Finance and Administration

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture
  • Accounting / Finance
  • Human Resources
Full Time
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area - Toronto
Manager (Supervisor of Staff)$65,000 - 70,0002019-01-082019-01-31

Employer: Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture)

Job city: Toronto

Job region: Greater Toronto Area

Application Deadline: Friday, January 31, 2019 - 5:00pm

Job terms: Full-time

About The Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture:

The Canadian Centre for Victims of torture(CCVT) aids survivors of torture, war, genocide and crimes against humanity  to overcome the lasting effects of torture and war. Working with the community, the centre supports survivors in the process of successful integration into Canadian society, works for their protection and integrity, and raises awareness of the continuing effects of torture, war, genocide and crimes against humanity on survivors and their families. CCVT gives hope after the horror

Position Summary:

The Manager, Finance & Administration is responsible for furthering (CCVT’s) mission and principles by setting and meeting annual revenue targets, coordinating financial reporting/administration and overseeing overall operations of the organization.  This position has a leadership role in developing projects and proposals for grants and contracts and for administering grants and contracts received. The Manager works closely and collaboratively with the CCVT’s external accounting firm.


  • Develops and manages, in collaboration with the Executive Director, the organization’s government and non-government revenue generation plan.
  • Identifies potential sources of funding, conceives of projects and programs, and in collaboration with other mangers develops funding proposals and applications for submission to funding sources.  Liaises with funding bodies.  Ensures contract compliance.
  • Sets annual revenue targets by developing annual budgets for review.  Monitors the budget and provides information on variances and funds availability.  Advises the Executive Director and Board of Directors on investments.  Works with the Board’s Finance Committee.
  • Regularly reviews and recommends changes in operating policies where necessary to maintain adherence to applicable standards, laws or acts.
  • Oversees management of the organization’s general ledger and financial reporting and provides timely information to the Bookkeeper.
  • Coordinates the annual financial audit with the organization’s external auditors. Prepares financial statements for use by Senior Management, The Board of Directors’ and yearly statements for External Audit.
  • Participates as a member of the Management Team in the organization’s strategic planning, overall direction, day-to-day organizational management, and revenue generation.
  • Manages the consistent application of the Personnel Policy and Procedures. Oversees the training program design and the progress of interns and trainees. Provides guidance and advice on Human Resource matters.
  • Overseas the general administration of the agency including leases, contract administration, personnel records, insurance program, benefits program and Payroll.


  • Completion of the CPA Designation (candidates close to completion will be considered)
  • Five (5) years relevant skills and experience in a similar role and/or in the non-profit sector.
  • A good understanding of the workings and funding structure of a non-profit sector.

Compensation: $65,000 -70,000 a Year + plus generous benefits package

Location: Toronto

How to apply:

Please submit your covering letter and resume by January 31, 2019 before 5:00pm.

CCVT is committed to Employment Equity. Thank you to all applicants for applying. However, we regret that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries please.

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