Positions Vacant: Finance Committee

Scouts NSW is seeking to appoint two (2) passionate and experienced committee members, one (1) of which is an under 30 years of age position, to the Finance Committee (SFC).

Reporting to the Scouts NSW Board of Directors, the SFC is responsible for, but not limited to, overseeing budget preparation, expenditure approval and financial reporting.

Candidates must be aged 18 years or older, hold a current Working With Children Check and consent to a police check and background checks. Candidates do not need to be a current member of Scouts NSW.

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Knowledge and experience in (or working towards qualifications) a finance or accounting role
  • Excellent numeracy, verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Commitment to putting time and effort into the role
  • Available to attend monthly committee meetings
  • Ability to review and form opinions on financial matters affecting the organisation.

The Finance Committee Member role is an honorary appointment for 3 years.

Committee members are required to attend a monthly meeting (either in person or by video conference) and may be required to attend additional meetings as deemed necessary or assist on working groups as required.

To apply, you will be required to provide a short statement of up to 250 words outlining why you wish to undertake this role, detail relevant experience or skills that you will bring to the role, and provide a copy of your resume.

Any questions can be directed to the Scouts NSW Chief Executive Office at applications@nsw.scouts.com.au

Click here to complete and submit your nomination form.

Applications close 3 November 2020.