CPRE North Yorkshire Treasurer

CPRE North Yorkshire, needs a new Treasurer. Their role will be to maintain an overview of the charity’s activities, ensuring they remain sustainable and that we use our resources effectively to achieve our aims.

Skills or experience required?:

By volunteering with us you’ll be helping to find positive solutions for the issues facing the countryside and the environment. As Treasurer you’ll be a member of our trustee board/executive committee and leadership team. You’ll work closely with the Chair and Vice-Chair to oversee the future direction and development of the charity.

By applying your skills and experience you can make a real difference and be a central part of a friendly and passionate charity. We’re ideally looking for volunteers with experience in financial management and a passion for environmental and countryside issues.

Our Treasurer needs to be someone with:

*A commitment to CPRE policies, brand, campaigns and initiatives
*Ability to keep accurate records and confidence in handling finances
*Experience of setting and managing budgets
*Experience in financial software and spread sheets
*Experience of forward planning income and expenditure
*Be able to provide financial updates and present information in an understandable way
*Access to a computer and the internet at home
*Be able to commit to volunteering regularly to suit your availability including attendance at meetings
*Happy carrying out tasks independently and as part of a team
*Good written and verbal communication skills
*We ask that all trustees are, or are willing to become, members of CPRE North Yorkshire
*The time to be able to commit to this role for a term of at least three years. NB: The maximum term for a Treasurer, in accordance with our constitution, is 6 years.
*An ability to travel around North Yorkshire for meetings as required.

This opportunity is suitable for: Groups, Families, Wheelchair users
Frequency of opportunity: Ongoing
Can this opportunity be home based?: Yes
What are the areas of interest?: Admin & office, Business & finance, Marketing & communications, Trustee & committee
Type(s) of cause supported: Environment, Local community, Other
Where is the opportunity located?: Across North Yorkshire
Includes out of pocket expenses?: Yes
How many hours per week is this opportunity?: 3-7 hours / week- will need some daytime availability to attend occasional meetings but we can be flexible on location/ timings
You can volunteer for this opportunity at the following times: