Chartered Management or Public Finanace, Accountant

 

TreeSisters is a UK registered charity seeking a Chartered Management or Public Finance Accountant with charity experience. Reporting to the CEO, the candidate will be used to managing all aspects of statutory accounting and board reporting including independent audit and compliance as well as budgeting and support for fundraising. The role will also include Treasury with some initial focus on setting up systems to support cross-border fundraising and revenue sharing with partners in the US. 

The finance function currently comprises one part-time qualified, experienced audit accountant based in the UK undertaking bookkeeping, historical management accounting and audit support.  

TreeSisters is a reforestation organisation working to support humanity’s identity shift from a consumer species to a restorer species. We fund the planting of tropical trees and also create educational materials and courses that deepen womens’ connection with Nature. This is a role for someone who understands and wants to support a shift towards the collective responsibility for forest restoration and reconnection to Nature.

You must be self-motivated and thrive when working in a globally distributed, virtual team environment. 

We would love you to apply if you are a people person with strong collaboration, communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills. It is also essential that you are a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA), potentially from practice originally, but with relevant subsequent experience.  You will also have a regular self-care practice that supports you  in your work and as part of a remote team.

A personal laptop and good internet access will be required. 

We welcome applications from BIPOC. As an organisation we have committed to playing our part in dismantling systemic racism, and making our team and network as inclusive as possible.

To apply for this position please email clare-marie@treesisters.org  with your CV and a covering letter.

Closing date for applications: 17th May 2021


Who Are We?
TreeSisters is a UK registered social change and reforestation charity that places tropical restoration into everyone’s hands. Through individuals and businesses that give back to nature every month, TreeeSisters has so far funded the planting of over 15 million trees across 12 locations in Brazil, Borneo, Cameroon, India, Kenya, Mozambique, Madagascar, Nepal and West Papua.

Our Mission/Vision
https://treesisters.org/about-us

Our vision is a world in which it is normal for everyone to protect and restore themselves and their world. Our mission is to rapidly accelerate tropical reforestation by inspiring and channelling women’s Nature-based feminine leadership into local and global action.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

TreeSisters believe that diverse boards strengthen society. We will strive to remove the barriers that prevent people from applying to become trustees and help our clients to recruit and support people with a wide range of skills and lived experience.


 


TreeSisters is an equal opportunity employer and registered UK Charity #1149961
TreeSisters Fifth Floor, Mariner House 62 Prince Street Bristol BS1 4QD United Kingdom



 

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