1. TOLFA - Tree of Life for Animals

Treasurer Trustee with bookkeeping experience


TOLFA is a UK based charity that operates an Animal Hospital and Shelter in Rajasthan, India. We are currently seeking an experienced treasurer to join our UK board of trustees. The role is to oversee the financial matters of the charity.

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Who we are

TOLFA is an animal hospital and shelter based in rural Rajasthan, India. We run rabies vaccination and sterilisation programmes for street dogs. Rescue and care for sick and injured animals, education for local people and rural animal health. We are working to eradicate rabies in our area and increase the health and wellbeing of both animals and people in the community.

The role

TOLFA is a small charity making a big impact for the lives of animals and people in India. Our mission is to provide vital and preventative healthcare to India’s ownerless animals and educate communities in their welfare and value.

TOLFA operates four main projects:

  • Rescue & Care of sick and injured animals through our emergency ambulance service
  • Anti-Rabies & Sterilisation to control a healthy street dog population
  • Rural Animal Health to provide veterinary care to the animals of the rural poor
  • Education to teach children about animal welfare and rabies prevention

We are looking for a treasurer to join our friendly board of trustees. We are seeking someone with the practical skills of bookkeeping and charity governance who can take on the responsibility of reconciling our accounts and preparing regular forecasts. This role would be great for an animal lover and someone interested in global development.

We would like someone with an background in finance who is able to reconcile bookkeeping and accounts. We are a small team and you must have a flexible and helpful approach to the work.

This is a key role within our Board. We are looking for someone who is committed to our cause, as well as having the requisite skillset to oversee the financial matters of the charity in line with good practice and legal requirements. The Treasurer will ensure that effective financial measures, controls and procedures are put into place as appropriate for the organisation. You will keep us on track financially but also help us formulate our vision for the future. Our priority is the welfare of animals and the running of the animal hospital so you must be compassionate and tolerant of cultural differences. This a rewarding role as part of a dedicated team. We are seeking someone with finance and bookkeeping experience, but not a qualified accountant at this time.​

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