International Comic Arts Forum Seeks Treasurer
The Executive Committee of the International Comic Arts Forum (ICAF), a leading comics studies conference in the US, announces an open call for the position of Treasurer.
A key officer position on our board, the Treasurer serves for a three-year (renewable) term, maintaining the financial health of our organization. Knowledge of the academic comics field and/or experience with 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations a plus but not required.
From our bylaws:
The Treasurer shall be responsible for managing ICAF funds … making deposits into the ICAF treasury; ordering or requesting, with the Chair’s express approval, withdrawals from the treasury; maintaining an up-to-date record of activity in the treasury, including credits, debits, and a running balance; providing the Chair with regular updates regarding ICAF’s finances; and presenting to the Committee an annual financial report.No compensation is offered; all ICAF Executive Committee officer positions are pro bono. Like all board members, the Treasurer takes part in the organization and smooth running of the conference. ICAF recognizes the importance of diversity in all its recruitment.
The Treasurer will take up his/her duties as early as July 1, 2015.
Please submit a CV and cover letter elaborating on your interest in and qualifications for the position.
The committee will accept applications until May 30, 2015. Please send applications to ExCom Chair José Alaniz at josealaniz23 [at] gmail.com.