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Fashion Revolution Canada is actively seeking a nomination for its Board of Directors, specifically aiming to enhance diversity and financial expertise within the leadership team. The Board plays a crucial role in guiding the organization’s mission, vision, and strategic direction.

About Fashion Revolution Canada

Fashion Revolution Canada is dedicated to promoting transparency, sustainability, and social justice within the fashion industry. To learn more about us, please visit www.fashionrevolution.org/north-america/canada/.

Role Description

The Fashion Revolution Canada Board of Directors seeks an individual who aligns with the organization’s objectives and demonstrates a commitment to diversity and social inclusion. We are particularly interested in candidates with financial expertise to strengthen our oversight and strategic planning capabilities and serve as Treasurer and Chair of the Finance Committee.

Ideal candidates will possess:
• Strong financial acumen and experience... in financial oversight, due diligence, and strategic planning.
• Commitment to diversity and inclusion, reflecting the communities we serve.
• Previous experience as a Director, with a demonstrated ability to contribute effectively to organizational governance, is an asset.
• Active participation in community and stakeholder outreach initiatives.

• Ongoing evaluation and refinement of the organization’s mission, vision, and values.
• Monitoring progress towards achieving strategic objectives.
• Strategic planning and decision-making.
• Chair the finance committee, overseeing financial reporting, internal controls, and risk management in collaboration with the Board.
• Contributing to board self-maintenance, including recruitment and orientation of new Directors.

• Regular attendance at board meetings and committee sessions (approximately quarterly).
• Participation in Fashion Revolution Canada activities, including Annual General Meetings and outreach events.
• Comfort with remote collaboration tools such as Google Meets.

To stand for election, an individual must:
• be at least eighteen (18) years of age or older and a Canadian resident;
• not be bankrupt; and otherwise be legally competent under applicable laws;
• demonstrate a commitment to the organization’s values.
• Avoid conflicts of interest with other board memberships.

To Apply

Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, a current resume, and two (2) references to canada@fashionrevolution.org with the subject line “Nomination – Board of Directors” by June 27, 2024.

Application materials should outline:
• Relevant experience, skills, and qualifications.
• Personal motivations for seeking a Board position.
• Unique perspectives or contributions the candidate can offer.

The Nominations Committee will review all submissions and recommend candidates based on their commitment, expertise, and alignment with the organization’s goals. Final selections will be made by the Board of Directors.

We welcome and encourage applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds and experiences. All submissions will be treated with confidentiality and given careful consideration. We look forward to receiving your application


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