Hon. Treasurer

Job Title: Hon. Treasurer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: nil
Reference: Hon Treasurer 12/19
Contact Name: Tim O'Brien
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 01, 2019 13:16

Job Description


Arts 4 Dementia is a small incorporated charity, with a turnover circa £175k and four staff.  It seeks an Honorary Treasurer to:

  • Oversee accounting and financial reporting, producing routine management accounts for the CEO and Board.
  • join the Borad, Chair the Finance sub-committee and guide the Board on financial matters, governance, risk management etc. 

We use Xero for accounting purposes.  The Treasurer will prepare management accounts and oversee basic book-keeping undertaken by an administrator.   administrator. Xero is a powerful, cloud-based system, easy to learn and use.

Time commitment:

  • Minimum time commitment is expected to be about 2 days per month, spread over the month, which can largely be undertaken remotely.
  •   The Treasurer must be able to attend occasional meetings in the Kings Cross office, plus Board meetings 6-7 evenings a year. 

To find out more about the role, please contact Nigel Franklin, Chief Executive, for a brief chat on 0207 239 4954 and send your cv to nigel  Selected candidates will be asked to attend a meeting with Nigel and the Chairman Tim O’Brien. 

About Arts 4 Dementia

A4D while small, has a high profile, offering challenging arts programmes with leading arts organisations for people in the early stages of dementia and their carers.  We also train artists to work with people living with dementia.  The 750-plus trained to date will deliver arts events to over 15,000 people with dementia and carers in 2020.  A4D focuses on what people can achieve, often very much more than they imagine.  Our website provides a unique national mapped listing of arts workshops for those living with dementia,  enabling them to find local opportunities.