Who we are
As the national youth council of the UK, we bring young people together to find their collective voice and use it for social and political change.
The British Youth Council is the National Youth Council of the UK. A youth-led charity, we empower young people aged 25 and under to influence and inform the decisions that affect their lives. We support young people to get involved in their communities and democracy locally, nationally and internationally, making a difference as volunteers, campaigners, decision-makers and leaders.
We are looking for a Treasurer to lead our financial governance, ensuring that we secure the future of our charity and utilise our resources to the best effect for young people across the UK. This is a fantastic opportunity to help lead and enable the leading youth voice charity of the UK in ensuring its delivers on its commitment to empower young people to find their voice and use it for social and political change.
You’ll need to:
- Be aged 25 or under on 1 October 2023
- Have demonstrable experience of finance and accounting
- Be willing and available to spend time in between meetings supporting and leading financial governance activities
- Be willing and available to support the Chief Executive
- Have sound, independent judgement
- Be committed to the Mission, Vision and Values of the charity
If you are interested in applying for this position, please download the application pack where you’ll be able to find more details on the role description and person specification.
We want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential; please contact us if you require any assistance or adjustment so that we can help with making the application process work for you. Please contact us if there is anything you want to discuss.
The British Youth Council is committed to safeguarding and protecting the young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safe recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working across our services.
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