9 days ago
We are looking for a Treasurer to join our Board of Trustees to help provide excellent governance and direction for our dynamic and growing organisation. We are keen to attract people who have a passion for mental health and making a difference and who can also offer key skills and experience that will enhance the stability and strategic direction of our organisation.
This role is key in ensuring we carry out our activities correctly and effectively and that we comply with all our necessary legal duties as well as our governing documents and charitable objectives. Our trustees are tasked with providing strategic steer for the organisation, including involvement in developing policy, setting goals and targets and scrutinising our work. Trustees are also responsible for monitoring and overseeing our financial activity, protecting our assets and funds and appointing and managing the CEO
Location: The Cellar Trust, Farfield Road, Shipley, BD18 4QP
Salary: Voluntary (unpaid but travel and other reasonable expenses paid).
Responsible to: The Board of Trustees
Time commitment: Approximately 6 board meetings a year plus 4 finance committees and the AGM as a minimum. Meetings will require preparation in terms of reading the necessary papers and documents. Trustees may also need to engage in email and telephone discussions about key areas at other times. In addition trustees will also be required to undertake an induction and ad hoc training and development sessions. Trustees may be invited to attend other committees, events and meetings. We support flexible working for all our staff, volunteers and trustees and will accommodate your availability where possible.