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Employment Opportunity-National Farmers Union Ontario

Regional Office Administrator

Not-for-profit family farm organization seeking dynamic, hardworking individual with an eye for detail, and enthusiasm for farm and food issues to fill a position in Ontario Region


Experience and Skills required

General Office Administration/ Communication/ Member Services

·         able to handle general office administrative details like maintaining records, taking minutes, preparing reports

·         familiar with and able to work with member database

·         strong organizational abilities

·         ability to aid in planning, organization, and execution, of meetings, special events, conventions

·         coordinating production and distribution of communication materials

·         good written and oral communication to respond to general office and membership related phone calls, postal correspondence, email correspondence in a timely manner

·         experience with website maintenance an asset


Financial Administration

·         preparation and delivery of financial reports to auditor, CRA, Regional Council, etc

·         accounts payable/receivable, bookkeeping, payroll, banking, tax remittances

·         ability to respond to members regarding questions of financial nature

·         preparation of annual budgets

·         responsible for sound management of day-to-day financial affairs

·         able to meet deadlines and maintain timelines



·         able to work independently without supervision and with a volunteer board

·         able to work some flexible, irregular hours

·         home office or office location in Guelph


If you are interested in pursuing this exciting opportunity with the National Farmers Union please submit cover letter and resume by March 16/2012 to coordinator@nfuontario.ca. We thank all candidates that apply however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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