Vice President, Finance & Administration - Sherbourne Health

  • Four Corners Group
  • Aug 19, 2019
Full time Vice President

Job Description

Health People. Healthy Communities. Serving the diverse communities of southeast Toronto and beyond, Sherbourne Health (Sherbourne) is dynamic provider of integrated health services, community programs and capacity-building initiatives that enable people and its diverse communities to achieve wellness. Sherbourne serves clients through its Family Health Team, which comprises nurses, mental health counsellors, physicians, outreach workers, dietitians, client resource workers, and health promoters. In addition to providing primary care, Sherbourne offers mental health services in both individual and group settings, outreach support chronic disease management services and respite care and support to people who are under-housed or homeless in its 14-bed in-patient program called ARC. Sherbourne is widely recognized for its efforts to reduce social, economic and other barriers to health care. Further, Sherbourne’s leading-edge health and support services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, 2-Spirit and queer (LGBT2SQ) communities garner international attention.

Since its inception in 2002, Sherbourne’s dedicated staff, board of directors, volunteers and community partners have worked tirelessly to develop programs and services to meet the needs of the communities it serves. Sherbourne provides primary care and community program services through +70,000 client visits per year, of which newcomers to Canada, LGBTQ people and people who are homeless or under-housed are key client groups.

With the forthcoming departure of their COO, Sherbourne is recruiting an outstanding leader for the new position of Vice President, Finance & Administration. Reporting directly to the President & CEO, the VP is responsible for the financial, enterprise risk and administrative functions of the health care centre. In this role, the VP works with managers to oversee IT and support services departments (such as building maintenance, housekeeping, security and food services) and will strategize and coordinate these functions to advance Sherbourne’s mission, strategic plan, and maintain an integrated and high-functioning operational structure. The new VP will draw upon their 10+ years of finance leadership experience, ideally acquired within the health sector, to help Sherbourne achieve new heights of organizational excellence, to best serve its clients and communities.

As an ideal candidate, you are an authentic, innovative and vision-setting leader who lives and personifies Sherbourne’s values: Bold. Kind. Real. Open. Drawing on your substantial finance and enterprise risk management experience, you are a passionate, empathetic leader with outstanding business savvy, political acuity and interpersonal skills. Possessing the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation, knowledge of healthcare grant funding, along with exceptional listening and communication skills, you are inspired by Sherbourne’s work and motivated by the opportunity to ensure that Sherbourne achieves its mission and vision for the people and communities it serves.

For more information on this outstanding and unique leadership opportunity, or to submit your application in confidence, please contact Suzanne Clark or Samantha Walton at Four Corners Group.

Suzanne Clark, Partner | 416-593-0900 x2234 -
Samantha Walton, Associate | 416-593-0900 x2265 -

Sherbourne Health is committed to diversity, equity and accessibility, and is dedicated to building an organization that reflects the diversity of its clients and the communities it serves. This includes diversity in languages spoken, culture, race, sexual orientation and gender identity. Please let us know if you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.

Job Category

Finance, Vice President


Toronto, Ontario