Arun-Adur Ramblers

Friendly Walks in West Sussex

Group Treasurer


Group Treasurer

Role type:


Main purpose of the role:

To oversee the finances of the Group. To complete the annual budgeting process and carry out ongoing accounting, feeding in to the Group AGM and annual return to central office.

What we need from you:

  • Enjoyment of walking and an affinity with all the charitable aims of the Ramblers.
  • A methodical and organised approach.
  • Numerate and not intimidated by figures.
  • Previous experience managing budgets or accounts would be an advantage.
  • A commitment to the need for transparency and accountability with charitable funds.
  • Computer-literate: able to manage figures using a spreadsheet; contactable by email; comfortable with accessing account details on the internet.

Why you are needed:

  • The Group Treasurer is a key member of the Group committee and is charged with ‘holding the purse strings’. The Treasurer is involved in planning the Group’s expenditure for the upcoming year and liaising with the Area Treasurer as necessary. The Treasurer is also tasked with ensuring the accountability of the Group through ongoing accounting and annual financial reporting.

What you could be doing:

  • Preparing annual budgets, approving expenditure, paying bills, carrying out ongoing accounting, preparing the annual return to central office, presenting financial information (including at the Group AGM), ensuring compliance with financial policies and procedures.


Resources are available on the volunteer section of the Ramblers website Support is also available from the Area Treasurer and the Finance Team at central office.


Finance Officer (Areas and Groups) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / 020 7339 8581

Monday, December 10, 2018