EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST - Finance and Budget Working Group

Do you have strong financial and strategic skills and are you looking for a way to make a visible and sustained contribution to our communities? We are looking for volunteers to join our FINANCE and BUDGET WORKING GROUP to assist in driving dynamic change through the organisation.

The Finance and Budget working group assists the Treasurer and Board in managing the financial goals of the organisation and assisting in strategic and scenario planning.

SGLMG operates on a 3 year rolling financial forecast aligned to the organisations strategic plans.

Time Commitment:

The time commitment for the working group is 2 days per month and a 2-hour monthly meeting

Experience/Qualifications:

Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications or experience in any of the following:

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Certified Practising Accountants
  • Event Management
  • Working Capital Management
  • Financial and Management accounting
  • Financial modelling
  • Budgeting and Budget performance
  • Audit planning and financial reporting

EOI closes:      Monday 9 May 2016

To submit an EOI for the FINANCE and BUDGET WORKING GROUP, please send an email detailing your interest, relevant experience and CV to sam.hartland@mardigras.org.au

Once we receive your EOI, if there is a fit we will ask you to take part in a selection process and if successful will offer you the position as a volunteer.

David Watson

221 Sydney Park Road, Erskineville NSW 2043, Australia

Chief Strategist David Watson is a 20+ year sales and marketing veteran that has worked across different industries with a diverse range of businesses. Prior to launching Strategy Point, David was employed by photo print retailer Momento for over 7 years and in that time was instrumental in growing Momento from startup into a successful brand and service with millions of dollars of annual revenue. This experience provides his clients with unique insights and an unparalleled perspective of photographic consumers, sales and marketing, and maximising business opportunities. David has a Diploma in Strategic Marketing and is currently undertaking an Advanced Diploma of Marketing course. He is an associate member of the Australian Marketing Institute, a member of the National Board for the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, and is a member of the advisory board for the Head On Photo Festival. In his spare time David walks his pooch Rosie around Sydney Park, hones his photography, cheers for the Sydney Swans, indulges in reality TV and dreams of overseas holidays. He also supports two organizations that are close to his heart - Twenty10 who provide support for homeless gay and lesbian youth, and Assistance Dogs Australia who provide freedom and independence to people with physical disabilities.