Tabor Home Society

This executive search is conducted by Nelson/Kraft & Associates on behalf of Tabor Home Society.


Tabor Home Society is looking to the future and embarking on strategies to meet the needs and demands of senior care, from independent living, to assisted living, to complex care. Tabor seeks a Director of Finance with a passion and drive to be an innovative leader in senior health care.

The Director of Finance is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and controlling financial services for Tabor and its operating divisions in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and in accordance with the Ministry of Health and Fraser Health Authority guidelines.


  • Participates in reviewing and addressing site-wide administrative issues as a member of the Management Team.
  • Responsible for planning, organizing, monitoring, and evaluating finances, accounting and budgeting at Tabor, within the parameters of the approved strategic plan and the direction of the Executive Director.
  • Analyzes current financial indicators and trends, and advises the ED and the Board’s Finance Committee on strategies to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Responsible to ensure the preparation of annual budgets in accordance with sound financial principles, the strategic plans of Tabor, and the financial goals established by the Management Team and the Board.
  • Ensures the timely and accurate preparation of monthly, periodic, and year-end financial statements, and provides relevant detail and interpretation to the ED, the Finance Committee and the Board of Directors, including reporting on significant variances from budget.
  • Responsible for ensuring appropriate preparation for year-end financial audits and implementing recommendations as agreed upon by the auditors, the ED and the Finance Committee.
  • Responsible for the development, implementation and monitoring of effective financial controls as required by the auditors, government agencies, the Finance Committee, and the ED, including purchasing policies, signing authority protocols, payroll procedures and other control systems.
  • Responsible to ensure the timely and accurate submission of financial reports required by the ED,  Board, Finance Committee, Fraser Health or other government agencies.
  • Advises on investment and borrowing strategies and implements investing and borrowing decisions as directed by the ED and the Finance Committee.


  • CPA preferred
  • 7 yrs senior accounting position exp
  • Knowledge of current applicable legislation and professional standards.
  • Ability to analyze, plan and manage within fiscal, physical and human resource constraints.
  • Working knowledge of computerized financial and accounting systems.
  • Demonstrated initiative in keeping abreast of advances in accounting and information technology services through active participation in continuing education and professional self-development.

Location:  Abbotsford, BC

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

Start Date: April 1, 2022 or sooner

TO APPLY:  Please send a cover letter and resume to

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Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. is an executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of executive management and fundraising personnel in the charitable sector.  We work with a diverse group of not-for-profit organizations through the connection of colleagues in Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, and Toronto.

Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.