General Board Member

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Virtual work: 
Position description: 

General board member who is willing to participate in specific committees and task forces such as:

  • Fundraising
  • Membership and marketing
  • Corporate sponsorships
  • Finance
  • Nominating

Works with a diverse board of directors in a vibrant theatrical environment.  There is opportunity to shape the strategic direction of Western Gold Theatre Society and make a contribution to the theatre community.  Also assists in building strong communication and leadership skills.


  • Work together with other board members
  • Monitor financial assets
  • Assist in building a strong and successful theatre company
  • Must adhere to conflict of interest guidelines

Specific Skill sets desired should include some of the following:

  • Familiarity with the operating concepts of a not-for-profit society and registered charity
  • Familiarity with the duties and responsibilities of a Board Member
  • Basic knowledge of MS Word and Excel and access to a computer
  • Experience working collaboratively with others in a team oriented hands-on environment including boards and committee

       Experience in any of the following areas:

  • Board Governance
  • The theatre community
  • Grant application writing
  • Marketing
  • Fundraising
  • Public relations
  • Communications and social media
  • Finance
  • Legal
  • Human resources
  • Strategic planning









Role is suitable for: 
English as a second language (ESL)
People with physical disabilities
Additional Information: 
  • Board member terms are either one or two years commencing March, 2021.
  • Board meetings are held once a month between 7:00 and 9:00 pm
  • Committee and task force meetings are held as required
  • Attendance at special events encouraged
How to apply: 
submit resume via E mail no later than Feb 28, 2021 to chair of Nominating Commitee
Contact person: 
Donnie MacDonald, Chair of Nominating Committee
Contact phone: 
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Arts & Culture
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Position start/end date:
28 Mar 2021
Time Committment:
3 Hours Per Month
Time of day:
Evening, Weekdays, Virtual
Work location:
Vancouver, BC
Last Updated: February 16, 2021
Posting will Automatically Expire: May 17, 2021