Trustee Treasurer (TD)

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The Westway is seeking a Trustee Treasurer who will oversee the financial management of the charity and advise on strategic matters.

What will you be doing?

  • Monitoring the financial standing of the charity and report to the Board on cash flow forecasting and the strategic management of the organisation's financial resources;
  • Overseeing  the charity's financial risk management and report on financial health to the Board at regular intervals;
  • Acting as a signatory on the bank mandate;
  • Liaising with external auditors on financial issues and ensure that the organisation's finances are responsibly managed and invested;
  • Ensuring  a high standard of management accounting and production of management reports is responsibly managed and invested;
  • Liaising with external auditors on specific issues in the auditing process and related Board representations and ensure that annual accounts are submitted to all relevant regulators in a timely fashion;
  • Guiding and advising fellow Trustees to approve the annual report and audited accounts; and Keep the reserves policy under review to ensure that it is appropriate and advise on developments to cope with changing circumstances.
  •  Leading on the Board's duty to ensure proper accounting records are kept, financial resources are controlled, invested and economically spent, in line with governance, legal and regulatory requirements;
  •  Advising on the financial implications of the charity's strategic plans and oversee the financial risk management
  • Keeping the Reserves Policy under review to ensure that it is appropriate and advise on development to cope with changing circumstances.


What skills do I need?

What are we looking for?

A desire to support a vibrant community hub by leading on the management of the financial processes;.

  • Knowledge of bookkeeping and financial management, preferably with an accountancy qualification.
  • Proven ability to communicate and explain financial information to Trustees and other stakeholders
  • Analytical and evaluation skills, demonstrating good judgement
  • Understanding and acceptance of the legal duties, responsibilities and liabilities of trusteeship
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of charity finance practices
  • Board or Trustee experience.
  • A team-oriented approach to problem solving and management

Posted for
The Westway Centre (TD)

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  • Older People


  • Trusteeship, Committee Work


  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
  • DBS check required
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Volunteers covered by insurance

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 05/03/2020

End Date: 04/03/2021

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Availability Details

Board meetings, currently once a month, early evening - 6.30 to 7.45pm. When there is a board meeting the time required that week could be up to 5 hours, other weeks it could be up to 3 hours per week

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