Division of Finance and Administrative Resources

To provide leadership and guidance within the bounds of First Dawn Eastern Edge Regional Council and its Communities of Faith in its mission, finance and administration.

• Chair
• Secretary
• Convenor, Financial Accountability and Consultation Team
• Convenor, Property Team
• Convenor, Incorporated Ministries Team
• Convenor, Board of Trusts Team

· Ensure consultation between the divisional teams
· Make recommendation on all financial and administrative issues to the Regional Council Executive
· Prepare and recommend budgets
· Approve and recommend Mission Support Grants to the Regional Council Executive;
· Administer all trust funds of the Regional Council according to the terms specified in the bequests and gifts
· Recommend to Regional Council Executive policy changes and suggestions dealing with financial matters
· Recommend on all issues regarding the acquisition, maintenance and sale of United Church property

• Working knowledge of financial matters
• Sense of the mission of the Church and how finance can facilitate that mission

• Regional Council Executive

Must refer decisions to the Regional Executive except the following:
• any expenditure within the approved budget
• Mission Support Grants
• Trust Fund administration within specified terms
• Auditors
• Community of Faith requests for Grants and Loans within established parameters