We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our Board as Treasurer

We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our Board as Treasurer

Trustee/Governor
J97424
At a glance

Skills

  • Accountancy / Auditing
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial management
  • Business advice / analysis

Where

London, W10 6EJ
Remote opportunity

Time

Mostly during office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month or 1-3 hours / week
This is a fully remote position, though we will occasionally ask you to attend in person meetings - most likely in London.

Deadline

01 Sep 2024

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SFLG is the UK's only Catholic leprosy charity. We need a Treasurer to join us to help us reach our goal to see an end to leprosy worldwide. 

What will you be doing?

We need a finance professional, ideally with charity finance experience, to join our Board of Trustees as Treasurer. It is a strategic role to guide our Trustees on financial procedures and strategy, and to work with the Chair and Board to provide oversight of SFLG’s Executive team. There is no requirement to be involved in SFLG’s day-to-day operations. The Board meets four times a year, either in person or online. The Treasurer would also chair the Finance & Investments Subcommittee which meets four times a year, either in person or online.

What are we looking for?

Ideally, we would like you to have:

  • Charity Finance Experience
  • Knowledge of key financial procedures
  • Asset/Investment management experience
  • Knowledge of Charity Law
  • Previous experience in a financial role 
  • A passion for helping those in need around the world
  • Willingness to work with an outstanding team of Trustees and Executive workers 
  • Knowledge of leprosy (non-essential)

What difference will you make?

St Francis Leprosy Guild is the UK’s only Catholic leprosy charity. We work with over 30 partners in 14 countries worldwide. We are building on our 129-year legacy to end the suffering caused by leprosy  We believe that a leprosy-free world is within sight; if not today, then soon. As our new Treasurer, you can be part of our growing legacy. You can help shape SFLG's financial strategic vision alongside our exceptional Board and Executive Team.

Before you apply

Please register your interest to discuss the role further. 

Causes
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • International development
  • Local / community
  • Physical disabilities
  • Organisation type: 
    Charity

    St Francis Leprosy Guild is the UK’s only Catholic leprosy charity. Our mission is to end the suffering caused by leprosy.Inspired by our patron saint, St Francis of Assisi, we have cared for...