Clerk to the Trustees

  • Job Reference: SWR2678
  • Date Posted: 22 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Stowmarket Relief Trust
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £21,164
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Clerk to the Trustees – Stowmarket Relief Trust is seeking a capable and competent person to administer the affairs of the Trust. The successful candidate will be well-organised, a confident communicator and have a conscientious approach to their work. 

The Trust provides financial support to people suffering hardship in Stowmarket. The Clerk will liaise with the Trustees and various agencies to process grant applications and organise the provision of a wide variety of goods, services and assistance to the Trust’s beneficiaries. 

The Clerk’s responsibilities also include administering the Stowmarket Educational Foundation, a separate charity but sharing the same Trustees.  Its objectives are to support young people access education through provision of school uniform to sports equipment, laptops and travel expenses. 

The charities are required to operate in accordance with the law and regulations applying to charities. The Clerk provides advice to the Board of ten Trustees on governance arrangements and helps to implement the decisions taken by the Board. 

Training and development opportunities will be supported by the Trust Charities to enable the Clerk to fulfil the full range of their duties. 

This is a part-time, permanent role. With the working hours of 20 hours per week. In return we are offering a salary of £21,164 on a pro rata basis (depending on experience). 

If you have all the relevant skills and experience and would like to join us, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

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