Host Organisation: Motherwell Cheshire CIO

To act as a trustee for the Motherwell Cheshire CIO. As treasurer, oversee the accurate and reliable management of the finance function within the Charity. Help steer the Charity as it continues to grow.

Opportunity Interests: Advice and Guidance Services, Children and Young People, Social and Community Care
Type of Activity: Accountancy / Finance
Location: Crewe, Outside of Cheshire East
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Monday AM, Monday PM, Tuesday AM, Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Wednesday PM, Thursday AM, Thursday PM, Friday AM, Friday PM

Act as a trustee for the Motherwell Cheshire CIO.
Oversee the financial policies and procedures of the organisation.
Ensure proper records are kept and effective financial procedures are in place.
Monitor and report on finances, including budgets, reserves and restricted funds.
Oversee the production of financial reports, returns, accounts and audits.
Regularly review the long term strategy for the achievement of its objectives including plans for future development and sustainability.
Act within Charity Commission Guidance for trustees

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

Has the ability to act as a Trustee
Preferably, holds an accounting qualification - Chartered, Management, Certified, Public
Alternatively, as a minimum, must have experience and knowledge of bookkeeping, and financial management
Understanding of Accounting and Reporting by Charities - Statement of Recommended Practice (SORP 2005)
Good financial analysis skills
Ability to communicate clearly

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

0.45p per mile.

What support is available for the volunteer?:
What training is available for the volunteer?: