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Trustee (finance)

Job Title: Trustee (finance)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester
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Reference: TRU1
Contact Name: Recruitment Team
Contact Email: recruitment@uk-med.org
Job Published: February 08, 2019 12:30

Job Description

Role: Trustee

Salary: Unpaid volunteer role (reasonable expenses will be reimbursed for Board related work)

Commitment: 4 Board meetings per year, 4 meetings of Finance Sub-Committee per year, and other ad hoc work as required

Duration: Three-year term

UK-Med provides emergency healthcare support in times of crisis and humanitarian emergencies.  We work with other agencies to coordinate the UK Emergency Medical Team (UKEMT) – a national programme deploying healthcare services to sudden onset disasters on behalf of the UK Government – as well as deploying independently or in collaboration with other humanitarian NGOs. 

We are seeking a new trustee, with a strong interest in financial governance, to help our charity develop through a period of growth and change.  You will become a member of both the Board of Trustees and Vice-Chair of the Finance Sub-Committee. 

Our ideal candidate will have significant financial experience, whether gained through financial/accountancy roles or programme/general management. You will be effective at both operational and strategic levels and be a strong ambassador for the Charity.

You will be working with a passionate, friendly and committed team located in Manchester, UK and have the opportunity to make a real impact through your contribution to our humanitarian work.

How to apply

For further information please see the candidate information pack at https://www.uk-med.org/?page_id=22

To arrange an informal discussion about the post, in the first instance please contact recruitment@uk-med.org

Please note, UK-Med can only accept applications from people with an existing legal right to work in the UK and we cannot sponsor visa applications.