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Finance and Admin Manager

Posted: April 25, 2024

Term: Full Time/Long-Term

Location: Winnipeg, MB

Primary Responsibilities

Overseeing the financial and administrative functions of MDSC. This position encompasses a broad scope of financial responsibilities, from high level management of the MDSC audit and budgeting processes through to the day-to-day bookkeeping functions.

Reporting Relationship

Reports to the Executive Director


  1. Finance
  2. To oversee all financial and administrative responsibilities of Mennonite Disaster Service Canada (MDSC).

  3. Administration
  4. Develop, refine, and maintain all office and financial management processes and the associated manuals.

  5. Compliance and Insurance
  6. Ensure that MDSC complies with all legal and regulatory requirements.


• Knowledge of and commitment to the MDS vision, mission, and core values
• Bachelor’s degree or designation in accounting or a bachelor’s degree in business administration
• Six years of experience in accounting or finance
• Experience in administration an asset
• One or more years of experience working with people of another culture

Essential Skills

• Appreciation and respect for Anabaptist values and the diversity of MDS constituency
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite and accounting software
• Demonstrated excellence in organizational and managerial skills
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving competency
• Proven written and oral communication skills
• Ability to function well as a team player

Position open until filled. First review of applications will begin May 24, 2024. To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to