Opportunity Description – The Treasurer will report to the trustees on the finances so that they are able to ensure the financial stability of Headway Highland and that it is applying its resources exclusively in pursuance of its objects.
Main tasks and duties:
Maintain financial records in accordance with legislative requirements
Oversee, approve and present budgets, accounts and financial statements
Prepare and present regular financial reports to the trustees
Ensure that appropriate accounting procedures and controls are in place
Ensure that the accounts are prepared and disclosed in the form required by potential donors and the relevant statutory bodies, e.g. OSCR and/or the registrar of companies
Keep the trustees informed about its financial duties and responsibilities
Advise on the financial implications of the organisation’s strategic plans
Ensure that the accounts are scrutinised in the manner required (independent examination or audit) and any recommendations are implemented
Make a formal presentation of the accounts at the annual general meeting, drawing attention to important points in a coherent and easily understandable way
Ensure that there is no conflict between any investment held and the aims and objects of Headway Highland
Organisation Information – Headway Highland are a small, independent charity who support adults with a brain injury, their families and carers. We provide access to support groups, an accredited counselling service, signposting to relevant services and organisations. We also produce a quarterly newsletter.
Minimum Age – 18
Ref No– 2013