$55,000-$65,000 per annum
Employer-sponsored benefits
Four weeks’ Vacation

Food for Life Halton & Hamilton is the regional leader in rescuing and distributing GOOD fresh and frozen food.  We support the community by supplying healthy food directly to neighbours and to a network of non-profits and partners who offer food support programs. Food for Life is a thought leader that is built on a unique supply chain model driven by environmental sustainability.

Food for Life is at an exciting stage of its evolution, and we are looking for the right person to step in and efficiently put their skills and passion to use in helping us continue our GOOD work.

In this role, you will report directly to the Executive Director and will lead one team member and will be our functional lead with our accounting team at CharityAccounts.

You bring 3-5 years of Finance and Administrative experience managing daily financial systems and transactions. Formal accounting designation and/or experience is a primary asset with Raiser’s Edge by Blackbaud, SAGE or QuickBooks accounting software, Telpay, Ceridian payroll systems or similar are considered essential skills.

Primary responsibilities are focused on financial management including but not limited to management and functional transactions related to:


About you

We are looking to welcome a teammate who understands and respects the importance of accurate information tracking and timeliness of reporting and is proficient in working with financial data to generate reports, budgets and forecasts.

You are comfortable working in a caring environment that involves a combination of in-person and remote work and has the fashion sense of wearing steel-toed safety shoes as required.

You are an active learner that takes leadership over your professional development and growth and has knowledge and or experience in the charitable business sector.

You are Disney-esc in your approach to customer service and are keenly aware of the vital role that great service plays in the overall impact of an organization and you strive to deliver a second-to-none experience.

You have strong project management skills, including the ability to set and track goals, meet deadlines, and handle a normal volume of work.  You enjoy getting things done, on time, and done well.

You are resilient and creative in face of challenges and look for opportunities to grow and enhance your skills and share your ability and knowledge with others.

Finally, you have a passion for other areas of our mission as part of your role will be to engage some of your paid time to better understand and support other functions as part of your ongoing development.




Food for Life is committed to an inclusive and accessible recruitment and selection process. If you are invited to attend an interview and require accommodation, please inform us in advance of our meeting.

Please email your resume to mynewadventure@foodforlife.ca with your name in the file as a pdf.  Word documents will not be opened.

Consideration of applications will begin at once and continue until the position is filled.

We would like to thank all applicants for applying for this position, however, you will only be contacted if your candidacy is being considered.