Trustee (finance)

Job Title: Trustee (finance)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester
Reference: TRU1
Contact Name: Recruitment Team
Contact Email:
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

To arrange an informal discussion about the post, in the first instance please contact

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.