Trustee - treasurer

Trustee - treasurer

Trustee/Governor
J91194
At a glance

Skills

  • Accountancy / Auditing
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial management

Where

London, NW8 6RG
Remote opportunity

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
1-3 hours / week
We anticipate that the role will require a commitment of between 1-2 hours per week plus monthly trustee meetings

We are looking to recruit a trustee to help us administer our accounts, manage payments on a regular basis and help us with our financial planning.

What will you be doing?

  • Do you have previous experience of managing finances?
  • Are you able to plan ahead?
  • Do you have a passion to help us grow the game of lacrosse?

If so, it would be great to have you join The Lacrosse Foundation team - bringing your skills & enthusiasm to help support our charity.

 

A bit more detail:

  • You will process payments on behalf of TLF
  • You will record and monitor amounts paid to suppliers
  • You will ensure that bank transactions are reconciled on a regular basis
  • You will have an opportunity to play a key part in shaping the financial planning for TLF
  • You will be responsible for forward review of finances including recommendations for the trustees of amounts to be drawn down as required
  • You will be responsible for preparation of the year end financial statements and liaison with our external accountants
  • We anticipate that the role will require a commitment of between 1-2 hours per week, with flexibility for you to schedule this around your other activities. 
  • NB. This is currently a Trustee role, so you will also be required to attend each monthly Trustee Board meeting and you may be asked to join other meetings via Zoom with other trustees/volunteers). 

What are we looking for?

Essential:

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel
  • Understanding of financial statements
  • Ability to forward plan
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to work using own initiative

 

Desirable:

  • Hold an accounting qualification or studying towards

What difference will you make?

This role will help us plan our finances so that we can administer as many grants as possible to grow the game of lacrosse in Great Britain.

Before you apply

Please apply through Reach in the first instance. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to contact us with a little bit about yourself and what you think you could bring to this role.

Causes
  • Sports
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    We are The Lacrosse Foundation, a charity dedicated to supporting and growing the game of lacrosse across Great Britain.

    We are a registered charity aiming to promote community...