New Glasgow Society is a charity, and is currently seeking a Treasurer. This volunteer role would suit someone with a modicum of bookkeeping experience, who supports the aims of NGS.

The responsibilities of the role are important, but infrequent, and not too onerous:

  • Attending monthly committee meetings 
  • Administration of bank account, PayPal account and savings account plus monthly report on their balances
  • Preparation of basic receipts and payments account, monthly
  • Liaising with electricity supplier, Yorkhill Housing Association and other suppliers etc (infrequently)
  • Paying purchase invoices through cheque or bank transfer
  • Checking payment of invoices (regular but infrequent)
  • Procuring a bank payment card for our charity
  • Annual report (annually)
  • Liaison with Independent Examiner, (annually)
  • Charity exemption with business stream and council tax (annually)

The amount of monthly transactions that need to be carried out is fairly small.

If you feel that you would be a suitable person to take on these responsibilities, and are willing to help a charity which - although small - does a great deal to promote, celebrate and preserve Glasgow's built environment and arts, then please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with some details. If you do so - thank you!