Bookkeeping / Administration Support

This is a time flexible opportunity to enhance and manage an internal bookkeeping system in a progressive volunteer driven maritime charity, which is recognised across the country as a leading restorer of historic boats.

The charity operates from the “Fishermans Workshop” and adjacent Boathouse at Wapping Street, South Shields, which is open to the public on Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday each week

NEMT has a membership base of 140 of which many are drawn from the local community of South Tyneside. 

We need a volunteer to support with the following tasks

  • fulfilling the bookkeeping role;
  • managing petty cash and membership payments,
  • recording and preparing invoices for payment and ensuring probity.
  • Preparing accounts for trustee meetings and monthly presentation to the charity’s accountant


  • working knowledge of bookkeeping and accurate numeracy skills
  • self organisation
  • time management skills
  • ability to participate in meetings and answer questions on NEMT finance


  • Age restrictions
    May suit a more mature person who can work flexibly
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Travel to and from Accountant’s office and any other business requirement
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer induction

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 06/06/2022

End Date: 01/08/2023

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2 Wapping Street,
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE33 1LQ

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