East Scotland Regional Scouts have an immediate need for a new Regional Treasurer. The duties are not onerous and whilst a knowledge of accounts would be useful, formal accountancy qualifications are not necessary. Location is immaterial as we use electronic banking, a straightforward computer program, and email for most communications. East Scotland Scouting Region covers a large area including North & South Angus, Dundee, Perth & Kinross and Fife.
The volunteer will receive induction training and support.
A knowledge of accounts would be useful but formal accountancy qualifications are not necessary.
Restrictions on who can volunteer
No restrictions were specified.
The Board currently meet in Dundee or Broughty Ferry. However, the location is immaterial as we use electronic banking. Attendance at Board meetings is desirable but not essential.
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