Sprouts Job Opportunity!

Sprouts is a 100% volunteer-run cafe and grocery store that is located in the basement of the Student Union Building. Sprouts is a dynamic, student-powered initiative that aims to foster food security on and beyond UBC campus by connecting our customers to the land and people that grow their food.

Sprouts is looking for a responsible and hardworking student with coursework background in financial and managerial accounting and a passion in sustainability and healthy eating to act as its treasurer for the upcoming year.

The position’s duties will include: Prepare and enforce the $90,000 annual budget, prepare monthly financial statements, process reimbursements, invoices, and journal vouchers with the AMS, ensure accurate accounting is performed, maintain an organized electronic and physical record of finances.

Please email your resume and cover letter to Caitlin Dorward, Sprouts President, at sprouts.president@gmail.com by Monday, March 22nd at midnight. The top candidates will be invited to speak at the Bi-Annual General Meeting on April 1st, where they will have an opportunity to briefly introduce themselves and express their interest in taking on their desired position. This will be followed by a vote (silent ballot) to be tallied after the meeting. All Sprouts members present at the meeting will get one vote per position. Applicants may vote for themselves. Training for the positions begins after our General Meeting.