Support Group Treasurer and Bookkeeper

LF2703
  • Voluntary
  • Burnley, Lancashire
  • Volunteer

Ref: V223 | Support Group Treasurer and Bookkeeper | Burnley, Lancashire

We’re looking a Support Group Treasurer and Bookkeeper volunteer based at Remote or Fun 4 Stroke, St. Andrews Church Hall, Colne Road, Burnley, Lancashire, BB10 1DU.

The bookkeeper  part of the role can be a remote role, supporting the financial running of a group from your home for approximately 2 hours per month.

The treasurer part of the role is usually a face-to-face role, one which requires attending the group sessions for sometimes up to 2 hours a week.  This will depend on how often your local group meets.

A support group treasurer and bookkeeper take on specific roles and responsibilities in the managing and reporting of the group’s finances.  


Bookkeeper:

  • Digital recording of all group income and expenditure using a monthly account spreadsheet
  • Submit monthly accounts to the Stroke Association together with receipts and paying in slips  
  • Have access to the group’s online bank account to pay invoices
  • Prepare a financial summary for the annual review meeting of the group 
  • Aware of the Stroke Association financial guidelines 
  • Work with the Stroke Association’s Finance Administrator


Treasurer/card holder:

  • Manage the groups prepaid card
  • Oversee the day to day income and expenditure, using the group’s pre-paid card and petty cash 
  • Have access to the group’s online bank account to pay invoices
  • Ensure all expenses and invoices are paid on time
  • Bank any cash or cheques with the Barclays deposit card 
  • Each month collate receipts, invoices, volunteer claims and registers of all group income and expenditure and email to the bookkeeper (where the role is split) 
  • Ensure the group follows the Stroke Association’s financial guidelines
  • Work with fellow volunteers to ensure the group spends in line with the charitable objectives and financial information is transparent 
  • Work with the Stroke Association’s Finance Administrator


Interested in this role?

Find out more by downloading the role description for the Support Group Treasurer and Bookkeeper role.

If you are interested in this role, please complete our application form and send it to Ian Mundey, Engagement Office on email EngagementNW@stroke.org.uk or call 0161 696 3647.

We want to reduce barriers to inclusion. Help us understand who is applying for and getting roles with us by completing our equal opportunities form. This helps us continue to identify anything that’s getting in the way for people looking to join us. This information does not form part of your application.

If would like further information please contact Ian Mundey, Engagement Office on email EngagementNW@stroke.org.uk or call 0161 696 3647.


About Us

Stroke Association. Rebuilding lives after stroke.

When stroke strikes, part of your brain shuts down. And so does a part of you. That’s because a stroke happens in the brain, the control centre for who we are and what we can do. It happens every five minutes in the UK and changes lives instantly. Recovery is tough, but with the right specialist support and a ton of courage and determination, the brain can adapt.

We believe everyone deserves to live the best life they can after stroke. And it’s a team effort to get there.

We provide specialist support, fund critical research and campaign to make sure people affected by stroke get the very best care and support to rebuild their lives.

We’re working to improve the diversity of our team.  Because we know that individuality leads to a richer experience for our people and better support for those affected by stroke. 

We strongly encourage people from all backgrounds to apply. And we’re particularly looking to increase the number of applications from those with lived experience of stroke and those from under-represented communities. 

Every five minutes, stroke destroys lives. Help us rebuild them and join our team.

To help us deliver our strategy and make a real difference, we are looking to recruit talented people to a number of new roles.

If you would like to support stroke survivors to rebuild their lives, we want to hear from you!

https://www.stroke.org.uk/sites/default/files/2023-12/Ref%20V223%20Support%20Group%20Treasurer%20and%20Bookkeeper%20Role%20Description.pdf

 

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