Finance Director

National

Organisation: ABCD

 abcd is looking for a new Finance Director and an Assistant Treasurer.


The role of Finance Director is unpaid and the post holder is also a Trustee of abcd. There is a small fee available for the Assistant Treasurer post.

Finance Director
Primary objectives
To contribute actively to formulating, reviewing and supporting the strategic aims and objectives of abcd, carrying out financial and other responsibilities as a Trustee under the constitution and the law.
To contribute particularly to the Association's strategic planning, fund raising, and financial management and qualitative reporting.
To oversee the work of the Assistant Treasurer/Bookkeeper and providing close scrutiny of the Association's financial operations.
To fulfil the role of Company Secretary, including the submission of all required documents, and maintaining the Company's registered address which is held at a remote location.

Assistant Treasurer
Primary objectives
To keep the Association's books of account and process all its financial transactions, reporting to the Board of Trustees and working closely with and supporting the Finance Director and General Secretary, according to the policies and procedures laid down by the Council and Trustees.

Specific Duties
  • To maintain up-to-date financial records, promptly process payments receipts and deposits, and facilitate the annual audit.
  • To attend ex officio and make reports to meetings of the Council and the Annual General Meeting if required.
  • To prepare, in collaboration with the Finance Director and General Secretary, the annual budget and quarterly summary reports of the Association's financial performance against budget and previous year.
  • To liaise with volunteers organising regional events regarding budgets and controls.
  • To promote the interests of abcd wherever possible.
You can find out more about both roles at https://www.abcd.org.uk/news/2020/04/New_abcd_Finance_Director_and_Assistant_Treasurer_needed

If you would like more details, or an informal chat, please contact Rachel Greaves, General Secretary, to whom any application should also be sent.

We hope to have someone in post as soon as possible.

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