21 Aug 2019
  • 9.00am - 11.30pm
  • Kingshill View, Prime Four Business Park, Kingswells, Aberdeen, AB15 8PU
  • Book Event

Charity Servce Breakfast Event

Join us for this breakfast event in collaboration with Anderson Strathern, where our experts will deliver top tips to ensure that you have all you need to know about safeguarding and reserves planning for leading your organisation.

You'll hear from Victoria Simpson (Director and Head of Charities, Anderson Strathern) with some practical tips for your safeguarding procedures:

  • Legal and regulatory duties within safeguarding
  • Keeping staff and volunteers safe
  • Reputational elements to safeguarding 
  • Promoting good practice
  • Working safely in partnership with others 

Elaine Parr (Senior Manager and Head of Charity Services Team, AAB) will explain how a reserves policy is an essential internal tool for financial management and goes far beyond annual reporting: 

  • What are reserves and how do they differ from funds? 
  • Factors to consider in setting a reserves policy 
  • The importance of regular review of reserves’ policy and levels 
  • Considering reserves levels when assessing going concern 
  • Reporting on reserves in the Trustees’ Annual Report