The Treasurer will play a strategic role within the board of trustees, using their knowledge and
experience to recommend appropriate accounting procedures, controls and policies and giving
As well as fulfilling the duties of a Trustee, the Treasurer looks after the finances of the Friends of the Harris charity, investing them to get the best return and making sure payments are made and invoices produced promptly. The Treasurer also works with the Friends’ accountants to ensure that the annual accounts are produced in time for the Annual General Meeting and makes the regular Gift Aid claim.
The Treasurer ensures that effective and appropriate financial measures, controls and procedures are put in place and reports to the Friends’ Board of Trustees at regular intervals about the financial health of the charity.