The Treasurer reports to the Chairperson of the Trust and to the Trust Board. Duties align with most small charities and at present reports in compliance with a tier 3 charity and its financial reports are fully audited, although it would qualify for a simple audit review. The role works closely with the Trusts Administrator for payment of all expenses and as well oversees payroll which is outsourced to Thankyou Payroll Resources.
The role includes monthly bank reconciliations, and from there, allocating both receipts and payments to the appropriate allocation within the Income Statement or Balance Sheet. The income statement, balance sheet and bank transactions along with a short report on significant transactions are emailed to members of the Trust Board on a monthly basis. The Treasurer may be called upon to offer advice on financial matters, which may
include the preparation of budgets and applications for grants etc.
The skill and attributes required include: Good knowledge of Excel, knowledge of accounting standards, may suit a retired accountant, team player, committed to working for Christian based trust.
The monthly work takes about 3 -4 hours per month depending on the time of year and at year-end probably 8 hours. In addition, the Trust Board meets around 4 times a year each meeting lasting about 2 hours.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.