Honorary Treasurer and a Finance Trustee

Job Title: Honorary Treasurer and a Finance Trustee
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: REF2020
Contact Name: Vicky Chant
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 27, 2020 15:44

Job Description

The Sir Halley Stewart Trust ( is a grant-making charity that awards circa £1,000,000 per year to innovative research and development projects in the medical, social and religious fields. The focus of the Trust’s work is the prevention of human suffering and distress, both in the UK and overseas.

The Trustee Board is comprised of specialists in the Trust’s fields of interest as well as a number of direct descendants of the founder, the pioneering industrialist and philanthropist Sir Halley Stewart.

The Trust is now seeking two exceptional individuals to join the Board. Our current Honorary Treasurer will be retiring from the Board in summer 2020 and we are seeking their replacement. We are also taking this opportunity to recruit an additional Finance Trustee.

The successful candidates will preferably have accountancy, investment-fund or legal backgrounds, and bring senior experience of financial management for a charity. Relevant experience may have been developed through voluntary or professional roles, ideally at board level.

The Trust values diversity on the Board of Trustees and makes appointment decisions based on an individual’s experience, qualifications, merits and the needs of the Trust.

For more information about the charity, details of the Trustee vacancy and how to apply, please email the Trust’s Director, Ms Vicky Chant at

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on 27 April 2020

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