Treasurer | The Jane Goodall Institute UK

Job Title: Treasurer | The Jane Goodall Institute UK
Location: London
Salary: Unremunerated
Reference: JGI
Contact Name: Jennifer Horan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 17, 2020 14:44

Job Description

About the role

The Jane Goodall Institute UK (JGI UK) advances the power of individuals to improve the environment for all living things. JGI UK’s mission is to make a difference for all living things through conservation, research and education. We make a difference through various programmes and project including Community Centred Conservation, Primate Care and Research and Environmental and Humanitarian Education.

Through Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots international youth education programme, we aim to inspire young people to take positive action on the environment on behalf of all the planet’s inhabitants. We initiate and support environmental education initiatives in areas where communities can benefit from knowledge about the importance of preserving biodiversity and living in harmony with the environment.

As we embark on a new strategy, we seek a Treasurer who can embrace change, provide strategic insight and support our organisation’s financial management. We believe this is a vital time to join our organisation as we move into our next stage of development.

Who we're looking for

We are looking for a new Treasurer who will ensure there is strategic oversight of JGI UK’s financial affairs, preparation of the annual accounts and someone who can support the Board in translating the finances.

We are seeking a qualified finance professional who can be a critical friend to our Director and staff. You will need to be a Treasurer who can work with our team to approve and monitor the financial reports and procedures. The Board meets six times a year in Central London and we expect the time commitment to be up to a day a month.

For further information and to apply for the role, please visit the job page:

To arrange a confidential conversation, please contact the executive search team at Peridot Partners:

Jennifer Horan | 07519 070497 |

Grant Taylor | 07958 690184 |

Closing date: 9am, Monday 20th April 2020