Treasurer

Treasurer

Ongoing role
J67967
At a glance

Skills

  • Accountancy
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial management

Where

Remote work only, W1U 8HA
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? Remote working

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week or over 7 hours / week
We would anticipate around 5-7 hours per week initially.

Deadline

21 Aug 2020

Apart of Me exists to support bereaved young people and their parents through our multi-award-winning therapeutic game. Now growing rapidly to meet the needs during Covid, can you lead our finance team?

What will you be doing?

We have a fantastic opportunity for a treasurer to manage all aspects of our finances.

You will be working closely with our core team, with the main aspects of the role being to:-

  • Reconcile accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Manage all annual reporting requirements
  • Prepare regular management accounts
  • Assist in quarterly budgeting process
  • Ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles 
  • Participate proactively in team meetings (Remote)
  • Prepare financial information for potential donors to facilitate fundraising

You will be working remotely, liaising with a team of passionate and dedicated volunteers.

What are we looking for?

We would love to hear from you if you have:-

  • an accounting or finance qualification (CIMA / ACCA / ACA / CPA)
  • A great eye for detail
  • Fantastic communication skills to liaise with a team of fellow volunteers working remotely
  • Ability to manage and organise your own work
  • Excellent IT skills 
  • Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a remote working environment 
  • A positive attitude, and the desire to work within a dedicated team to make a difference!

You should be able to demonstrate experience of working in a similar role.

Experience of working with a charity would be beneficial, and an empathy for mental health and a passion for what is at the heart of our project would definitely be an advantage

What difference will you make?

We are at a really crucial point in our development.  We are expanding quickly to reach out to more young people affected by grief during the current pandemic, translating our game into 5 European languages, with a plan to expand further. We are also working tirelessly to attract donors and grants. By taking the lead, managing our finances, you will make a huge difference, at the heart of our expansion and enabling our next steps.

What's in it for the volunteer?

You will be working with a dedicated team of volunteers, all working towards a common goal. Our game is totally unique and has been downloaded over 80,000 times, making a difference to those who have lost a loved one, enabling them to explore, understand, accept and articulate their experience of grief and the wide range of emotions connected to it. You will be part of our amazing continuing journey.

Causes
  • Children / families
  • Counselling / advice
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Mental health
  • Young people
  • Apart of Me is a charity dedicated to supporting bereaved children, young people, and parents. Our aim is to be a  trusted guide through grief, helping our users to explore, understand, accept and...