Treasurer for Board of Trustees(voluntary)

Job Title: Treasurer for Board of Trustees(voluntary)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: 0
Reference: 1
Contact Name: Virginia Moffatt
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2021 17:07

Job Description

People & Planet is the largest student network in the UK campaigning for social and environmental justice. We envision a future in which spiralling inequality, instability, climate crisis and resource depletion are reversed, and a world in which the balance of power in society has fundamentally shifted to an equal world that benefits all of us.

Our mission is to build an empowered generation of change-makers who are equipped with life-long skills, motivation and networks to be a force for change in achieving a more equitable and sustainable world.

We are seeking a trustworthy and experienced individual with the following skills/experience:

  • Background in finance/accountancy

  • Understands charity/company law & governance in relation to finance

  • Understands financial statements and accounts and able to explain to fellow trustees - putting the numbers into words

  • Forensic skills, able to drill down and ask  pertinent questions

  • Solid understanding of what the numbers mean

  • Ability to understand forecasting and long term budgeting

  • Able to hold staff team to account

  • Understanding charity and non profit company financial frameworks 

  • Committed to P&P values

Experience of being a trustee on a Board would be welcome but not essential.

To apply please go to our website and follow the instructions there:

For further information please contact Virginia Moffatt, Co-Director, Operations,

Closing date 31st March 2021.