Kazzum Arts is seeking to appoint a Treasurer to join its Board of Trustees. The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant with experience of the Charities SORP who holds an interest in arts and wellbeing.
Kazzum Arts is a participatory arts organisation supporting young people affected by trauma and adversity through unique arts projects. Our work enables the creativity of children and young people at times in their lives when they are most isolated, vulnerable or at risk. From visual artworkshops,conversation,and family events to training opportunities in the arts, Kazzum work hard to reach young people who have limited opportunities to take part in creative activities, including young refugees, young people excluded from mainstream school, children with speech language and communication needs and within hospital settings.
Kazzum is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to equality and diversity within our workforce and all opportunities. We welcome expressions of interest from anyone who is passionate about the work we do and in particular individuals from BAME communities, disabled people and those from under-represented backgrounds to apply.
About the role of Treasurer at Kazzum Arts
The Treasurer will work closely with the Executive Director and the Board to have oversight and control of the organisation's finances.
The Treasurer will review and approve the quarterly management accounts for presentation at board meetings. They will support the Executive Director in preparing the figures to be submitted for the annual independent examination and assist with any queries that may arise during this process for the Annual Report and submission to the Charity Commission.
In addition to attending the quarterly board meetings, they could expect to commit approximately two to three hours of their time in advance of each board meeting to work with the Director to review and approve the quarterly management accounts.
For further information about the role and the organisation please download the recruitment pack from our website https://www.kazzum.org/opportunities/trustees or click the links below
To apply, please send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
• a covering letter telling us why you are interested in becoming the Treasurer of the Trustees for Kazzum and what you hope to offer the Charity
• a recent CV
• a completed equal opportunities monitoring form (Please download from our website)
Deadline for applications – 28th August 2020
Interview: Successful applicants will be invited to meet with Trustees and the Executive Team to discuss the role.