Treasurer Trustee

A fantastic opportunity to use your finance skills to make a difference to people in hardship.
2 hrs / week Flexible

We are looking for people who want to help their local community and work towards the eradication of food poverty.

Knottingley Foodbank are seeking someone with experience of working in a financial role to join the Board as a Trustee, who will be able to advise on financial matters, ensure we meet our financial obligations and help us build a sound financial strategy as we move forward. As a Trustee you will share collective responsibility for the governance of Knottingley Foodbank and all decisions made by the board.

Key Tasks:

  • Oversee the financial affairs of the foodbank, ensuring that they are conducted with probity and transparency.
  • Ensure the board receives sufficient information to carry out its financial responsibilities.
  • Ensure that the charity has robust and effective financial controls.
  • Ensure appropriate financial policies are in place.
  • Ensure an annual budget is provided for board approval.
  • Be responsible for the foodbank’s payroll.
  • Review management and statutory accounts are produced on time.
  • Ensure that organisation risks are reviewed by the board annually.

Trustees may also undertake additional work for the charity between meetings subject to their availability an


This is an unpaid voluntary position, but reasonable travel expenses are reimbursed.
Deadline: Sun 30th June, 2024


Vulnerable people

Minimum age


Skills gained


Skills needed

Leadership, Maths/Numeracy, Organising, Teamwork, Listening, Talking to others


Criminal record check (DBS), References

Knottingley Foodbank (The Trussell Trust)

Ropewalk Methodist Church Knottingley, Rope Walk, Knottingley, West Yorkshire WF11 9AL, UK
We are part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust. We don’t think anyone in our community should have to face going hungry. That’s why we provide three days’ nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to local people who are referred to us in crisis.
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