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Volunteer Treasurer/Bookkeeper - Charity raising awareness about AMR

The AMR Narrative


Posted over 30 days ago...

We're a small, emerging charity with a passion to promote advocacy and awareness for one of the most significant global health issues of our time, Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) now seeking a Treasurer to help continue our financial growth


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Torbay, WA14 2PX

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

We are searching for a committed and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Volunteer Treasurer This pivotal role will involve overseeing the financial operations of our charity, ensuring accuracy, transparency, and compliance with UK regulatory standards. The Treasurer will play a crucial role in supporting the financial sustainability and effectiveness of our charity.   Key Skills Required:

Proficiency in financial management and accounting Experience in budget management and financial reporting Ability to analyze and interpret financial statements and reports Knowledge of charity finance regulations and compliance Strong written and verbal communication skills Capability to work independently and remotely Previous experience in the charity sector is advantageous A professional accounting qualification is desirable


What are we looking for?

Understanding of financial principles, budgeting, and reporting. Attention to Detail: Meticulousness in handling financial records and transactions. Organisational Skills: Ability to organize and maintain financial documents systematically. Integrity: Trustworthiness as a custodian of the organization's finances. Communication Skills: Clear communication of financial information to stakeholders. Team Collaboration: Willingness to collaborate and contribute to decision-making. Time Management: Efficient management of time to meet financial deadlines.   Experience:

Financial Background Charity Finance Knowledge Previous Treasurer or Finance Role: Experience in a similar role, particularly as a treasurer for a nonprofit or community group, is advantageous  Software Proficiency: Familiarity with Xero

What difference will you make?

Financial resources are essential for advocating for policy changes, promoting awareness, and fostering collaboration among stakeholders in the fight against Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). The Treasurer's expertise in financial management will be invaluable to the charity's efforts to engage policymakers, mobilize resources, and build partnerships to address this critical public health issue effectively. AMR poses a significant threat to public health globally, with estimates suggesting that by 2050, AMR could cause up to 10 million deaths annually if left unchecked.  AMR can impact a wide range of infectious diseases caused by bacteria, viruses, parasites, and fungi. Some of the conditions that can be affected by AMR include (Not limited to):

Bacterial Infections: Antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections are perhaps the most well-known consequence of AMR. These include common infections such as urinary tract infections (UTIs), pneumonia, skin infections, bloodstream infections, and surgical site infections. 

Tuberculosis (TB)



Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

Hospital-acquired Infections

Community-acquired Infections


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