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Newcastle-under-Lyme Fundraising Group - Treasurer

Job Title: Newcastle-under-Lyme Fundraising Group - Treasurer
Location: Newcastle-under-Lyme
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Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: REF-NFG-Tr
Contact Name: Zoe Baggott
Contact Email: zoe.baggott@alzheimersresearchuk.org
Job Published: April 02, 2019 16:01

Job Description

We're currently setting up a new and exciting Alzheimer's Research UK Fundraising Group for the Newcastle-under-Lyme area and we're currently looking for a volunteer to fulfill the role of treasurer. 

Our Fundraising Groups raise funds and vital awareness amongst their local communities. They act as local ambassadors in their areas, organising local events such as coffee mornings, quizzes and collections, put up posters in local businesses and encourage clubs, community groups, schools and other individuals to support us.

Our Fundraising Groups are such important volunteers to us. They allow us to have a greater presence across the UK and in local communities which we wouldn’t otherwise have.

If you’ve got what it takes to become the treasurer for our new and exciting Newcastle-under-Lyme Fundraising Group, you’ll be involved in:

  • Keeping accurate and up-to-date records of income and expenditure
  • Depositing cheques and/or cash into the charity bank account
  • Emptying, counting and banking cash from collecting pots
  • Promoting gift aid to donors and other members of the group
  • Reporting regularly to the group and ARUK on the financial situation of the group

No matter how busy your lifestyle, this role will fit around your commitments. You can volunteer on your terms, as little or as much as you like.

Although you do not need to have previous experience of a similar volunteering role within a charity, ideally you will have the following:

  • Good communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Numeracy and book keeping skills
  • Honesty and reliability
  • Enthusiasm
  • A passion for the work of Alzheimer’s Research UK