We are looking for a Trustee Treasurer to join our board. You will ensure proper financial procedures and records are maintained, and take the lead in ensuring the charity's (SMILE Group) financial viability.
Smile Group was set up in 2011 by Ruth Eglin and Natalie Nuttall who had personal experience of postnatal depression and anxiety and saw a glaring gap in community support. The registered charity now operates weekly support groups out of three children's centres in Cheshire East, as well as counselling and 1-1 home visits, thanks to funding from Comic Relief. Smile is a member of the Perinatal Mental Health Partnership, which is part of the Maternal Mental Health Alliance. The Smile team has featured on BBC Breakfast, ITV Lorraine and Radio 4 Woman's Hour as part of its thought leadership work in perinatal mental health.
We are looking for a Trustee Treasurer to join our board.
Applications are invited in the form of a CV and covering letter.
* Proven commercial acumen
* Experience of or an intention to learn about basic compliance of financial reporting for the charity sector
* Non-exec or trustee experience (not essential)
* Committed to the organisation and upholding its values
* Strategic vision
* Sound, independent judgement
* Ability to work effectively as a team
SMILE group have two Directors who are available to support incoming Trustees along with the rest of the board. Good links are held with CVS through which training on fundraising, safeguarding and Trusteeship are available.
Good links are held with CVS through which training on fundraising, safeguarding and Trusteeship are available.
A full handover is available with the Director currently undertaking the treasurer role for the charity.