Executive Director

Organization NameJob CategoriesPosition TypeRegion and Location(s)Career LevelSalaryAd Online SinceApplication Deadline
FINCA Canada
  • Fundraising / Giving
  • Management / Executive
Full Time
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area
Senior Executive (E.D., CEO, CFO)$70,000 - 125,0002019-04-232019-05-22

FINCA Canada’s mission is to alleviate poverty through lasting solutions that help people – women in particular – build assets, create jobs, and raise their standard of living.  FINCA Canada’s goal is to provide low-income people around the world with the tools they need to succeed.

FINCA Canada is a partner organization of FINCA International, the non-profit creator of a network of innovative microfinance institutions serving nearly 2 million people on 5 continents with a double bottom line approach to financial sustainability and social impact.  In addition to supporting responsible financial services, such as small loans or savings accounts and new digital channels to deliver them in remote communities, such as mobile phones and tablets;  we provide access to life-enhancing products, that address pressing social issues like clean energy, water and sanitation, and healthcare and nutrition.

FINCA Canada is currently is looking for an Executive Director.  Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director (ED) is responsible for the successful leadership and management of FINCA Canada according to the strategic direction set by the Board. He/She will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for FINCA Canada’s staff, financial performance, program development and expansion, and execution of its mission.  He/She will develop a deep knowledge of field operations and core programs, financials, and business plans.

He/She also serves as the lead fundraiser for the institution with primary responsibility for growing FINCA Canada’s fundraising operation from $1.4M to $5M in the next three to five years.  This includes major gift solicitation and attainment; the creation, planning, and implementation of dynamic and galvanizing annual, capital and special campaigns, which include multi-media approaches and the utilization of social networking; and strengthening the organization’s overall fundraising capacity to create loyal, long-term donors. The Executive Director will spend approximately 40 % of his or her time traveling or out-of-the-office engaged with current and potential donors. 

For more information and to apply, please visit FINCA Canada Careers at: FincaCanada.org/careers/