RSPCA Branch Trustee - Treasurer

RSPCA Branch Trustee - Treasurer

Trustee/Governor
J97540
At a glance

Skills

  • Accountancy / Auditing
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial management

Where

Headcorn, TN27 9RS
Mainly at home
Travel limit? 25 miles

Time

Mostly outside office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week

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Welcome to Reach Volunteering. We are a community and registered charity that connects people, skills and good causes.

To apply for this role, and any other on our platform, you need to be based in the UK, have at least three years of experience using the skills you wish to volunteer in a professional capacity or have lived experience (for trustee roles). Read more about our criteria.

Are you passionate about animal welfare? 

We are looking for an enthusiastic person who understands charity finance to support us in our mission to prevent cruelty and alleviate the suffering of animals in our local area

What will you be doing?

We are looking for someone to volunteer as a Branch Treasurer for RSPCA Tunbridge Wells & Maidstone Branch .  This role is vital role in supporting the Branches affairs so that it is governed and managed effectively, whilst continually having animal welfare at the forefront of their mind.

 Committee Meetings are currently held every 2 months and  generally last for 2 hours , Above that, we are looking for someone with the right attitude to lead and drive our animal welfare charity.

 Ideally you can devote an average of 2-3 hours per week to this.

The position is home-based, but currently committee meetings are held at the cattery but there maybe an option to joining virtually.

We are committed to creating a Board which is representative of our society and in particular, our community and surrounding areas so encourage people from any background to apply for any of our opportunities.

Alongside financial experience, we are looking for someone who is committed to the RSPCA’s charitable objectives and shares our passion for animal welfare. You would be creative, innovative, bring a fresh perspective, and can put ideas into action.

You will need to be able to work with people and have good interpersonal skills. You do not need to be an expert although commitment, common sense, and the ability to be objective are vital 

What are we looking for?

Alongside financial experience, we are looking for someone who is committed to the RSPCA’s charitable objectives and shares our passion for animal welfare. You would be creative, innovative, bring a fresh perspective, and can put ideas into action.

You will need to be able to work with people and have good interpersonal skills. You do not need to be an expert although commitment, common sense, and the ability to be objective are vital.

What difference will you make?

Alongside passing on your expertise, this opportunity will allow you to influence how we care for and prevent cruelty to animals and drive the implementation of key initiatives. You will serve on the governing body of the charity and be instrumental, alongside fellow trustees, in running the Branch and setting out both the short and long term aims.

Before you apply

For further information and an informal chat, please contact us via Reach. 

Causes
  • Animals / wildlife
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity
    • The aim of the Branch is to promote the vision, mission and values of the National Society of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) by all lawful means and in
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