Seeking an Hon Treasurer for our Board of Trustees

Community Network is seeking an experienced accountant to join our Board of Trustees in the role of Hon Treasurer.

The role of the Treasurer is important in guiding the board in agreeing annual budgets, monitoring the financial position of the organization and in identifying potential risks.

The Treasurer is a functioning board member and corporate officer, meaning that they have an equal vote in all issues brought before the board. The Treasurer usually serves as the head of the Finance and Business sub-committee.

Interested candidates should be able to:

  • Attend 4 full board meetings a year. Board meetings are held at Community Network’s office in Archway, North London
  • Lead the Finance and Business sub-committee in four meetings per year, normally held by teleconference.
  • Be a source of support for the Board, CEO and Finance Manager in making strategic financial decisions.
  • Be committed to reducing social isolation and loneliness and improving health and well-being for vulnerable people.

In addition to scheduled meetings the Treasurer may be called upon to support the CEO and Finance Manager in the development of the finance function of the organization.

Experience of working with financial information is important for this role and an accountancy qualification is highly desirable.

To arrange an informal chat about this role or for more information please email Angela Cairns: angela@community-network.org