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Trustee Treasurer at Possability People

Possability People is a user led organisation that promotes independent living for all. We work towards equality by inspiring disabled people and those living with long term health conditions to identify barriers and define solutions.

What does the opportunity involve doing?

This is a new role and we're actively seeking a Treasurer to provide financial insight and guidance, interpreting and sharing information with the rest of the board.

What induction, training and support is offered?

All volunteers receive full training, starting with a Group Induction day with all new volunteers and staff. Trustees are fully supported by the Chair and Vice Chair of Trustees.

What skills or qualities are needed?

Essential skills of the Treasurer

• Qualified accountant (or significant financial experience) supported by demonstrable commercial awareness and knowledge
• Proven ability to analyse, communicate and explain financial information and consequences to members of the Board and other stakeholders
• A Team orientated approach to problem solving and to management
• Excellent analytical and evaluative skills, demonstrating both sound judgement and the willingness to make unpopular recommendations to the Board
• Committed to Possability People cause and objectives

Desirable skills of the Treasurer

• Experience of charity finance, fundraising and pension schemes
• In addition to Finance and Accounting skills, experience in one or more areas of non-executive governance and management e.g. strategic planning, business management, human resources, experience of Trusts or other grant giving bodies particularly fund raising and legal knowledge
• Willingness to act as an ambassador to external bodies, charities and companies

More info
Date added

7th November 2023


Possability People


Montague House
Montague Place

Deadline for applications

7 Nov 2025


Disabled people Older people People with health problems People with mental health problems



Disabled access?


Expenses paid?


Childcare available?


Contact name

Emily Keller

Phone number

01273 894040

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