Age UK Buckinghamshire is an independent and local charity, dedicated to making Buckinghamshire a great place to grow old. Age is different for everyone and the challenges and the demands are different for everyone too. At Age UK Buckinghamshire, we are many things to many people - a source of advice, information, companionship and support. We put the interests of older people living in Buckinghamshire at the centre of everything we do; by helping them achieve and maintain their independence and wellbeing.
As a charity, we have been supporting older people across Buckinghamshire for over 70 years. We are now at a pivotal and exciting stage in our journey. We are actively shaping the future of the charity to review and update our offering to ensure we meet the changing needs and expectations of older people through and beyond the COVID pandemic. We are also looking to build a network of funding streams to secure the independent future of the organisation.
We have a vacancy for someone to join our Board of Trustees as Treasurer. As well as attending Board meetings, the Treasurer chairs the Finance Committee.
We are looking for an individual who has an understanding of the financial dynamics of a charity; is comfortable dealing with finance matters; has experience of strategic financial planning, experience of the governance of budgetary and contract management; knowledge of the development and management of a strategic investment and reserves policy; and is comfortable working with external auditors.
The role responsibilities include:
- presenting financial reports to the board in a format that helps the board understand the charity’s financial position
- chairing the Finance Committee
- advising the board on how to carry out its financial responsibilities
- liaising with professional advisors
- working with the finance team to oversee the preparation and scrutiny of annual accounts
This role is are carried out on a volunteer basis.
Please apply with your CV via the Apply button
or visit: https://www.ageuk.org.uk/buckinghamshire
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