GlamSci is looking for a Treasurer to help maintain an overview of the organisation’s affairs, ensure its financial viability and ensure that proper financial records and procedures are maintained.
In this role, you should be knowledgeable about finances and/or accounting or have the interest and being willing to learn. The ability to effectively communicate trends and patterns in finance is a must.
In addition to the general responsibilities of a trustee, duties of the treasurer include the following:
• Overseeing, approving and presenting budgets, accounts and financial statements. • Being assured that the financial resources of the organisation meet its present and future needs. • Preparing and presenting financial reports to the board. • Ensuring that appropriate accounting procedures and controls are in place. • Liaising with volunteers about financial matters. • Advising on the financial implications of the organisation’s strategic plans. • Ensuring that the accounts are prepared and disclosed in the form required by funders and the relevant statutory bodies, for example the Charity Commission and/or the Registrar of Companies. • If external scrutiny of accounts is required, ensuring that the accounts are scrutinised in the manner required (independent examination or audit) and any recommendations are implemented. • Keeping the board informed about its financial duties and responsibilities. • Contributing to the fundraising strategy of the organisation. • Making a formal presentation of the accounts at the annual general meeting and drawing attention to important points in a coherent and easily understandable way. • Sitting on appraisal and disciplinary panels as required.
Start Date: 17/08/2020
This opportunity can be carried out whilst working from home.
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