Finance Trustee

London

The Pink Singers

We are the UK's leading LGBT+ choir. We bring the joy of music to the queer community and use our voices to raise awareness of LGBT+ issues. We are looking for someone with finance skills to join our board of trustees and help us grow.

Closing date for applications

Who we are

The Pink Singers is London's leading LGBT+ choir. Established in 1983 to march in Gay & Lesbian choir we've been singing ever since - making us the longest running queer choir in Europe. Our aim to to share the joy of music and singing within our community and use our voices to raise awareness of LGBT+ issues and fight for equality.

We are looking for someone to join our board of trustees to help improve the governance and financial accountability of the Pink Singers. 

The person would contribute their finacial expertise to the Trustee Board and also provide support and guidance to the choir Chair and Treasurer who are responsible for the day to day running and finances of the choir.

Key responsibilities involve:

 

Monitor the financial standing of The Pink Singers and report to the Board and Team Leaders / Chair regarding cash-flow forecasting, income streams, outgoing expenses and the overarching strategic management of financial resources.

 

Oversee The Pink Singers’ financial risk-management process and report financial health to the board of Trustees at a regular intervals

 

Present the annual accounts to members at the AGM explaining technicalities in plan language which is understood by all members. Ensure approved accounts are submitted to all relevant regulators in a timely fashion

 

Ensure all strategic plans are financially appraised and budgets are aligned to both short-

term and long-term objectives each year

 

 

Key skills we are looking for include:

 

A strong financial background and demonstrated commercial awareness and knowledge

 

Knowledge of the non-profit sector and charity SORP

 

Strong analytical and evaluation skills

 

Commitment to and willingness to work in accordance with The Pink Singers’ principles and values

 

 

For full details please see application pack.

Supporting documents

  • Pink-Singers-finance-trustee-1.pdf - Download
Closing date for applications

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