Treasurer – Board Member

Open Channel is seeking a new Treasurer to join their Board of Directors.  This is an exciting opportunity to work with Open Channel to contribute to the development of the skills base in Victoria.

Open Channel is a not for profit membership based organisation located in Victoria. We connect emerging and early career filmmakers to professional practice through professional development, events and networking.

The successful candidate will have exceptional leadership skills and an accountancy background to assist the organisation to implement its mission and vision, while adhering to sound financial management and reporting requirements.  The main duties of the Treasurer is to oversee the financial administration of the organisation, review procedures and financial reporting, and advise the board on financial strategy.

The Open Channel Board of Directors meet every month on the second Thursday of the month from 4 pm, at the Open Channel offices in Docklands. The Treasurer will be expected to attend all meetings of the Board and other meetings as requested.

This is a voluntary role and is a short-term position, until the next AGM in May 2016.

An interest in the screen industry and the arts is preferred. An understanding of the requirements under the Australian Charities and Not-for Profit Commission, Consumer Affairs VIC and other relevant authorities is preferred.


Please forward resume and cover letter to by 12pm Friday 29th January 2016, for consideration by current Board members.  Any questions please email the same address.