Treasurer

Location
New Forest Hampshire
Salary
This is a voluntary position
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Function
Trustees & Chair
Hours
Part Time
  • Provide support to the Finance Manager 
  • Chair finance sub-Committee’s as and when required
  • Advise the board on all financial and related matters and  ensure IYC’s finances are run on a sound and business like basis
  • Receive and review reports from the CEO and Finance Manager
  • Ensure proper and accurate accounting records are kept
  • Ensure that appropriate accounting procedures and controls are in place
  • Review and make recommendations to the trustee board in connection with approval of annual budgets
  • Review and make recommendations to the trustee board in connection with approval of the charity’s reserves policy
  • Review and make recommendations to the trustee board in connection with capital expenditure requests of £1,000 plus
  • Review annual financial statements and reports and ensure they comply with relevant statutory bodies and ensure they have been audited

Review and make recommendations to the trustee board in connection with leases. Bank authorisations, and finance/legal documents that bind IYC in whatsoever jurisdiction

Other duties as a trustee

  • Ensure that IYC fully complies with its Articles of Association, Charity law, Company law and any other relevant legislation or regulations (e.g. Child Protection and Health & Safety)
  • Ensure that IYC uses its resources exclusively in pursuance of its objectives. 
  • Contribute to ensure a clear strategic direction for the charity
  • Review policy and procedure
  • Promote and safeguard the good name and values of IYC
  • Act responsibly and with integrity, and avoid conflicts of interest
  • Protect and manage the property of IYC and ensure the proper investment of the charity’s funds
  • Appoint the Chief Executive and monitor their performance
  • Scrutinize Board Papers

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