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Finance Trustee

Job Title: Finance Trustee
Location: Unknown
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Contact Email: lucy@howtothrive.org
Job Published: March 28, 2018 14:56

Job Description

How to Thrive is a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) that specialises in practical resilience training in schools.

Role

Finance Trustee

Main duties  

Work with the CEO to monitor the financial standing and report to the Trustee Board.
Provide guidance to ensure the Board meet its duty to keep proper accounting records, financial resources are controlled and spent in line with governance, legal and regulatory requirements.
Guide and advise fellow trustees to formally approve the annual report and audited accounts.

Expected Time Commitment  

4 board meetings a year. Note: We do not currently have a separate finance committee, but this maybe required in future as we grow.
Additional role specific time commitment including meeting with CEO and external accountants to meet reporting duties (4 days per annum).

Essential skills and knowledge 

Qualified accountant with demonstrated commercial awareness and knowledge.
Knowledge of charity SORP and impending changes.
Understanding and acceptance of the legal duties, responsibilities and liabilities of board and trusteeship.