Remote
Unpaid role, expenses paid
Voluntary
Job description

Queer Street is looking for a new trustee to take on the role of treasurer.

Queer Street is an exciting new charity and this role will form part of the team shaping and developing Queer Street’s future. Queer Street is focused on young LGBTQIAP+ people, with a vision to provide support, advice, information and community to enable LGBTQIAP+ youth to live hopeful and fulfilling lives.

Find out more by following us on Facebook and at @livingonqueerstreet on Instagram. 

We are looking for a treasurer who will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the charity keeps proper accounts

  • Reviewing the charity’s financial performance

  • Drawing up and reviewing policies for finance and investment

  • Ensuring that the charity has robust and effective financial controls in place

  • Liaising with finance staff and with the charity’s independent examiner or auditor

  • Responsible for managing and finalising end of year accounts

  • Attending regular trustee meetings

  • Taking an active role in applying for funding opportunities

  • Forecasting and budgeting

  • Advising on the financial implications of the charity’s strategic plan

This is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to a start-up charity.  We would particularly welcome applications from members of the LGBTQIAP+ community. 

Role requirements - essential 

  • Financial / accounting experience (ACCA/AAT/ACA/CIMA qualification or experience desirable)

  • Good team player

  • Organised 

  • Good communication skills

  • A member or ally of the LGBTQIAP+ community

 

Desirable qualities 

  • Charity finance experience

  • Experience in applying for grants / trust funding

  • Experience in fundraising 

 

 

If successful, we will contact you in the following weeks to arrange an interview with the trustees over Zoom. 

 

More about Queer Street
About
Queer Street

Queer Street is a brand new charity supporting young LGBTQIAP+ young people in the UK.​

Vision: Transforming t... Read more

Refreshed on: 02 May 2021
Closed date: 28 May 2021
Job ref: Trustee Treasurer
Tags: Finance, Trustees

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