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ALPSP Honorary Treasurer

Location

Remote working

Salary Benefits

This is an honorary role. Reasonable expenses will be met.

Posted

27 June 2022

Apply by

01 August 2022

Description

ALPSP invites applications for the role of Honorary Treasurer.  This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in the governance of  ALPSP and support the development and success of the organization.  The Treasurer will serve as a director on the Board of ALPSP.

Applicants must work for an ALPSP Member organization. This is an honorary post.  Reasonable expenses will be reimbursed.
The appointment is for 3 years, commencing 1 January 2023.

Role Description

The Treasurer will lead work to ensure that the Society is financially sound and viable, and that ALPSP complies with statutory and regulatory requirements in relation to financial management and reporting. To do this, they will:

  • Chair the Finance and Governance Committee
  • With the Finance and Admin Manager:
    • liaise with external advisors on financial issues and ensure that ALPSP’s finances are responsibly managed/invested to support delivery of ALPSP’s objects
    • ensure ALPSP’s assets are properly managed and safeguarded
    • ensure that the financial policies and practices of ALPSP’s meet standards for good practice in the not-for-profit sector
    • ensure that ALPSP’s financial risks are adequately identified and managed
    • ensure that ALPSP has a financial plan so that it uses resources efficiently and effectively
    • help the Board make good financial decisions by giving it the financial information it needs

As a Director of ALPSP, the Treasurer also has more general responsibilities. 

 All Directors must:

  • Agree ALPSP’s strategy, with support from staff
  • Ensure that there are funds to deliver the strategy
  • Agree how to invest ALPSP’s money, if appropriate
  • Set and track the budget, with support from staff
  • Check that the strategy is being delivered, and request corrective action where necessary
  • Manage risk – decide the level of risk that is right for ALPSP, require staff to identify risk and propose mitigating activities, agree and monitor this activity
  • Work with the other Directors to prepare the annual accounts and report, with support from staff

For further information please contact Wayne Sime

How to apply

To be considered for this post, please send a personal statement (no more than 650 words) to the Chief Executive Wayne Sime (wayne.sime@alpsp.org).  Closing date for applications is 01 August 2022 (09:30 BST)

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