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Unremunerated. Expenses in line with HQIP expenses policy
Closing date
3 Jun 2023

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Charity and not for profit, Health and medical, Board trustees
Salary band
Where will they be working?
From home

Overall Purpose

Overseeing, approving and presenting budgets, accounts and financial statements with the Chief Executive Officer and Chair

Being assured that the financial resources meet its present and future needs

Budgets:  Support the preparation of the annual budget for Board approval before the beginning of the new financial year

Making a formal presentation of the accounts at the annual general meeting and drawing attention to important points in a coherent and easily understood way

Ensuring that the charity has an appropriate reserves policy, liaising with any paid staff and volunteers about financial matters

Advising on the financial implications of the organisation’s strategic plans

Ensuring that the charity has an appropriate investment policy

Ensuring that there is no conflict between any investment held and the aims and objects of the charity

Monitoring the organisation’s investment activity and ensuring its consistency with the policies and legal responsibilities

Ensuring the organisation’s compliance with legislation

Ensuring equipment and assets are adequately maintained and insured

Ensuring that the accounts are prepared and disclosed in the form required by funders and the relevant statutory bodies, e.g. the Charity Commission and/or the Registrar of Companies

Ensure that the organisation’s accounts are independently audited as required and any agreed recommendations are implemented

Liaise with external parties as appropriate e.g. the organisation’s auditors.

The jobholder may be a back-up signatory on the charity’s bank accounts.

Applications close on Friday 9 June 2023

Interviews will take place on Monday 26 June 2023


For further information about the post, please contact Jane Ingham on


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