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Volunteering Opportunity: VO62505

  • CommitteeTreasurer
    with Cosmos Community Centre.

    Created/last updated: 19/02/2021


    About this opportunity:The Treasurer will be expected to: Liaise with the Financial Administrator to overview existing financial procedures
     •  Attend monthly meeting of the Management Committee and present a detailed statement of Income and Expenditure
     •  Prepare budgetary information and provide cash flow projections for Management Committee
     •  Assist in the preparation of annual accounts for independent examination
     • 
    Takes place:
    morningsafternoonsevenings
    Mondays
    Tuesdays
    Wednesdays
    Thursdays
    Fridays
    Saturdays
    Sundays
    Minimum age:18
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:The new Treasurer would receive induction and on-the-job training from the Centre's Financial Administrator and be supported by other volunteers on the management committee.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - Public transport rates reimbursed as required.

    Experience required:Skills - Good communication, numeracy and IT skills with the ability to forward-plan and prepare budget projections. Attitudes - Positive about people, belief in public service and commitment to community learning. Experience - Book-keeping/financial accounting, previous experience of committee work desirable but not essential.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Informal Chat; PVG membership required; References; Trial Period

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsCosmos Community Centre, Abbey Walk, St Andrews KY16 9LB - close to town centre with good public transport links.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.