Alexandra Roberts

Finance Manager

Birthplace: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Alexandra has over 20 years’ experience of working in a Finance environment, which includes 10 years in manufacturing, 5 years for the NHS, 5 years in transport and 2 years for Huddersfield Community Trust,  a non-profit charity based at The Zone, Huddersfield.  Her role has been to create and develop the internal controls, policies and procedures within the Finance function and to monitor and report on cash flow, budgets and the management accounts. Alexandra is a member of the senior management team.

Job Role:

Huddersfield Community Trusts uses the influence of professional sport, to engage people, improve community cohesion, improve fitness and well-being and raise the hopes and aspirations of local people. The trust is responsible for community sports and education activities for Huddersfield Giants and the National Citizens Service within Kirklees.

Alexandra manages the finance function of the Trust, including internal controls, policies and procedures monitoring and report on cash flow, budgets and the management accounts. Her role involves meeting with Department Heads, Reporting to the CEO and the Trustee Board and liaising with Auditors and HMRC.

Away from work, Alexandra is a mother of three children. She likes socialising with friends. One of her personal achievements was completing the Manchester Marathon and she has signed up to do this again for 2018.