The Salvation Army Operations/ Business Manager Full Time in Vancouver, BC

The Salvation Army

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Operations/ Business Manager
Vancouver, BC

Management of the audit process. May oversee the HR, IT, and office management functions for the ministry unit….


  • Reviews, approves, & analyzes financial statements and financial results; drafts and/or approves journal entries into the financial system of the ministry unit; prepares and/or approves various account reconciliations including the bank and various sub-ledger reconciliations
  • Prepares and reviews budget(s) for presentation to the management board of the ministry unit; monitors actual against proposed budget on an on-going basis and takes corrective action; management of the audit process
  • Participates in the establishment of a Ministry Unit strategic plan; consults with stakeholders on various issues concerning the ministry unit
  • Responds to complex inquiries both internal and external to the organization
  • Ensures sufficient cash balances, and approves cash flow budget; approves government reports
  • Authorizes expenditures and/or payment authority in the purchase of goods and services
  • Maintains accounting systems, test upgrades, and evaluates system enhancement opportunities; takes responsibility for oversight of all systems
  • May assist in funding and contract negotiations
  • May oversee the HR, IT, and office management functions for the ministry unit
  • Hires, orientates, trains, evaluates, recognizes, disciplines and terminates in concert with Territorial Standards; submits and acts on incident reports; deals with complaints
  • Manages the development and implementation of various fundraising initiatives with respect to capital campaigns in concert with Divisional PR and Development
  • Ensures appropriate building maintenance as well as development of a capital plan for the facility; maintains current fixed asset inventory
  • Performs other duties as assigned

NOTE: not all incumbents perform all of the duties described above but perform a similar range of duties


  • A minimum of two (2) years of college or university with specific training in business and HR administration
  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience in a health care facility in accounting, finance and HR
  • Experience with computers and networks an asset
  • Occupational First Aid Level 1
  • Effective communication & organization skills are required
  • A criminal check is required

TERM: permanent full time beginning immediately

Interested applicants must respond in writing by October 7, 2015 to:

Major Juan Burry

Email : [email protected]

The Salvation Army exists to share the love of Jesus Christ, meet human needs and be a transforming influence in the communities of our world. Each position contributes to the mission of The Salvation Army.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-24
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