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RFS Treasurer and Trustee

The RFS Board of Trustees is seeking applications for the role of Treasurer. The Treasurer oversees the financial matters of the RFS in line with good practice and in accordance with the governing document and legal requirements. The Treasurer reports to the Board of Trustees on the financial health of the RFS and ensures that appropriate financial measures, financial IT systems, controls and procedures are in place, and are effectively enacted. 

The Treasurer also fulfils the role of Company Secretary. As a Trustee, the Treasurer has collective Board-level responsibility for the management of the Society.

This is a critical appointment at a time when the RFS is seeing significant growth and change.

The Treasurer should be prepared to spend at least 10 days a year on RFS business. The Treasurer is expected to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) or equivalent internationally recognised qualification. This is a voluntary role. Reasonable expenses will be reimbursed against receipts. 

The RFS annual report and accounts can be found here. A full role description can be downloaded from the right hand side of this page.

To apply please send your CV, a covering letter explaining why you are interested in this position and how your skills and experience fit the requirements of the role, and the names and contact details of two referees by post or email to:

Simon Lloyd, Chief Executive


The closing date for applications is 28 April 2017.

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