Trustee Treasurer

Trustee Treasurer

Trustee/Governor
J97456
At a glance

Skills

  • Accountancy / Auditing
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial management
  • Governance
  • Strategic development and planning
  • Volunteer management

Where

London, EC2A 4NE
Mainly at home

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month

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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.

An opportunity has arisen for a dedicated individual to play a vital role in offering good accountancy and financial management skills to help financially keep the charity on track.

What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring systems are in place for budgeting, financial control and reporting.
  • Ensuring systems are in place for budgeting, financial control and reporting.
  • Keeping all trustees properly informed about the state of the organisation’s finances;
  • Ensuring financial reports are clear and easily understood.
  • Ability to prepare financial reports for submission in line with Charity Commission requirements.
  • Overseeing the charity’s financial risk-management process and reporting financial health. to the board of trustees at regular intervals.
  • Ensuring the financial stability of the organisation.
  • Managing the accounts.
  • Making entries into the accounting system where appropriate.

What are we looking for?

  • Good communication skills.
  • Relevant financial experience.
  • A commitment to the mission of the Strongtower Foundation.
  • An ability to work effectively as a board member and make decisions for the good of the Strongtower Foundation.
  • IT skills.
  • Great analytical and evaluation skills.

What difference will you make?

Your input, skills and expertise will help The Strongtower foundation reach more people and raise awareness to the very serious problems which are human trafficking and modern slavery in order to be able to help those who have been victims of these crimes to restore their sense of community and livelihood. 

Causes
  • Campaigning
  • Community safety / victim support / domestic violence
  • Counselling / advice
  • Criminal justice
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Human rights
  • Local / community
  • Mental health
  • Poverty relief
  • Refugees / migrants
  • Social care
  • Training / employment support
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Women
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    The Strongtower Foundation is a registered charity that runs a safehouse for victims of modern slavery and human trafficking aged 18 and over. 

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