Job Title: VOLUNTEER TRUSTEE @ Students' Union
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Reference: 410
Contact Name: Neil Jennings
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2020 14:12

Job Description

Accounting for International Development (AfID) offers volunteer assignments for accountants and auditors across the UK, Africa, Asia & South America including Trustee/Treasurer roles and financial capacity building placements from 2 to 12 weeks.


Our partner is a students union, supporting students studying predominantly part-time and at distance across the UK and Europe. They are looking to appoint a Trustee with financial management experience.

A fantastic opportunity to bring your skills and experience to help the growth, decision making and effective governance of a growing charity working at the forefront of supporting part-time and distance-learning students. Working as part of an engaged Board of Trustees, the successful candidate will have real scope to get involved in helping to shape their work and development in delivering their exciting new strategy.

In addition to attending the regular scheduled meetings, they would anticipate that the time commitment for this role averages out throughout the year to around 2 hours a week. This will include participating in discussions on the Trustees’ online forums should a need arise, posting decisions on any urgent requests, reading papers and preparing for meetings.

Lunches and travel expenses provided.

Time commitment

  • 2 hours per week of remote work + board meetings in Milton Keynes.