Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities for members within the profession or the community.

CPA Saskatchewan Career Fair Representatives

Are you interested in sharing your passion for the CPA profession?

CPA Saskatchewan is looking for members to volunteers their time sharing their passion about their profession at high school career fairs.

    Members are needed at the career fair booth from approximately 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. You will interact with participants and answer their questions about why they should consider a career as a CPA. Please feel free to volunteer for all or a portion of this time. There is also the potential opportunity at these career fairs for a session presentation where you can speak to the career opportunities of Becoming a CPA.

    If you are interested in any of these opportunities, or would like your name added to a list should there be opportunities in your area in the future, please contact Rita Bennett at (306) 337-4851, or by email.


     

    The International Association of Business Communicators Regina Chapter (IABC/Regina)  

    Volunteer Needed

    The International Association of Business Communicators Regina Chapter (IABC/Regina) proudly represents communications professionals based in Regina, Saskatchewan and surrounding area. We proudly hold more than 40 Accredited Business Communicators (ABC), internationally recognized leaders in our industry. Connecting through learning, networking and mentoring opportunities, our organization promotes ethical business communications standards, inspires a passion for learning and helps our members achieve communications excellence in their daily work. We are part of IABC, a global network of communication leaders operating in 70 countries.

    IABC/Regina is committed to providing professional development opportunities year round.
    All professional development workshops, luncheons and networking sessions hosted by IABC/Regina focus on topics that are relevant to our chapter members.

    IABC/Regina is seeking a Chapter Finances – Treasurer for a two -year term effective June 1, 2018.

    Interested volunteers are asked to contact: Alison Barton, President, IABC/Regina at alisonannbarton@gmail.com

    Overview of Responsibilities Include:

    Duties of Volunteer Accountant

    • Reviews all expense submissions and makes payment (two signature are required on each cheque- treasurer and either president or incoming president)
    • Prepares invoices for job postings
    • Picks up mail and cheques from main post office box
    • Makes semi-monthly bank deposits (depending on volume)
    • Enters all financial information in Simply Accounting system
    • Provides Board members with monthly financial statements and budgeting worksheet that show budget versus actual for each of their portfolios
    • Provides accounting information at year end to independent Chartered Professional Accountant
    • Completes annual return information for IABC International and Corporations Branch of Saskatchewan on June 30 of each year CRA return is also submitted on behalf of the chapter by auditor
    • Makes sure that banking information is up to date-changing of signing authorities, ordering cheques, locating and having access to safety deposit box
    • Reconciles monthly bank statement
    • Monthly pay off any balance on the Chapter Credit Card

    Banking

    • Board members prepare cheque requisition for reimbursement of expenses relating to their portfolio
    • Cheques are prepared and entered in accounting system. All cheque requisitions are on file
    • Deposits are done in person at the bank and in a timely fashion. Automatic transfers are accounted for in the accounting system