Trustee - Fundraising

POW UK trustee tasks and responsibilities

The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) states that Charity trustees are the people who have general control and management of the charity and are responsible for making sure that the charity works to achieve its purpose.

POW UK is a young charity and is going through an exciting growth phase in 2019/2020. POW UK is currently refreshing its 6 person trustee board. Each POW UK trustee is requested to take ownership for a portfolio of responsibilities, for example, marketing and communications, merchandise, fundraising, accounts etc. This should include setting the objectives for their portfolio and delivering against these.

Note that employees of POW UK are prevented from being charity trustees.


Who we’re looking for


The ideal POW UK trustee will be an experienced leader in the business or charity sectors who can plan and deliver against their portfolio responsibilities.

They will have experience working on their own initiative and taking ownership of a project or task, with the ability to help to build and motivate a volunteer team.
They will have a personal commitment to the mission and values of Protect Our Winters and a drive to support others to take effective action.

What you’ll get in return


Access to POW UK volunteer discounts/perks
References and valuable experience within the third sector
Support from a passionate team and access to POW events


Time Commitment


Time commitment for this role may fluctuate depending on the availability of trustees and portfolio responsibilities, however Autumn/Winter are generally busier with summer a quieter period for POW UK. Overall, trustees are asked to contribute a few hours a week to POW UK business.

How to Apply


Sound like the role for you? Please complete the application. If your skills
match what we need to succeed in the role, you’ll then be asked to complete a phone
interview to find out more.

Thanks for your time and we hope to hear from you soon!