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Treasurer / Trustee with Accounting and Auditing Experience

Job Title: Treasurer / Trustee with Accounting and Auditing Experience
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: AP001
Contact Name: Danny Maher
Contact Email: danny.maher@ashfordplace.org.uk
Job Published: April 15, 2019 10:36

Job Description

Trustee (Treasurer) with accounting and auditing experience

Homeless and Community Charity

Brent North West London

Ashford Place is an established charity based in North West London with a demonstrable track record of bringing about sustained transformation in the lives our clients. We provide a range innovative services in the fields of homelessness, mental health and social isolation within the London Borough of Brent. The charity has an annual income of c £900k and employs 24 staff as well as a number of volunteers. Patrons of the charity include BBC foreign correspondent Fergal Keane, actor and musician Ben Bailey Smith and TV celebrity gardener Diarmuid Gavin. More information about the charity is available on our web sitewww.ashfordplace.org.uk

Role Description

We are seeking to recruit a trustee to fulfill the role of Treasurer on our Board. We are looking for a qualified accountant who has experience of working with senior management teams, boards and auditors, ideally within the charitable sector. The Treasurer will be expected to attend board meetings (4 per annum) as well as be a member of the Finance and Resources sub committee which also meets quarterly. In addition to providing financial oversight and scrutiny of the charities financial and accounting matters and advising the Board the Treasurer will also be expected to work with the Finance and Operations Director to advise on best practice regarding financial and accounting management practices and systems, internal controls, reporting and risk management. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, or would like to know more about the role, please contact our CEO Danny Maher at danny.maher@ashfordplace.org.uk