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Role

Treasurer at Education & Poverty Alleviation Charity

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Children, Education, International Development

  • Contact:

    David Busby

  • Contact email:

    info@afid.org.uk

  • Role ref:

    393

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    06-06-2019

  • Client:

    Accounting for International Development

Accounting for International Development (AfID) offers volunteer assignments for accountants and auditors across the UK, Africa, Asia & South America including Trustee/Treasurer roles and financial capacity building placements from 2 to 12 weeks.

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Our partner funds a child care centre in Zambia, which supports over 250 chidren in schools, runs 2 homes with 30 students, has a feeding programme for external school children and administers a programme of 40 students in tertiary education.

Key tasks and responsibitlities

  • Control of funds – maintain separation of restricted & unrestricted funds
  • Keep up to date cash books and reconcile monthly with bank statements
  • Pay in cheques as received
  • Make reports to Board meetings on financial situation with budgets & forecasts
  • Liaise as required with donees
  • Liaise with sponsors of students in tertiary education for timely receipt of annual funds for onward remittance
  • Prepare Annual Accounts for Independent Examination

Time Commitment

It is estimated that the time commitment required is approximately 3 hours per week.