The committee at Manchester Central Mosque is made up of 45 individuals from all backgrounds, this is known as the ‘Majlis-E-Shura’.
Out of these 45 members, elections are held every 2 years to determine an Executive committee via a voting system.
The Executive committee consists of 9 members and is responsible for the day to day running of the mosque, administrative issues, maintenance and management of the mosque as well as ensuring the aims and objectives are being fulfilled.
The positions are:
The president is the Chairman of the Executive Committee as well as the Majlis-e-Shura and shall preside over all the meetings of the executive and shall be empowered to represent the Jamiat whenever such representation is required.
Will perform the duties of the President in his absence as well as to control and supervise educational matters.
Is responsible for the correspondence of the executive and keep records of all communications as well as to compile, read and maintain the meeting minutes as well ensuring the rest of the executive are performing the roles accordingly.
The Joint Secretary would assist the General Secretary and in his absence would assume duties and responsibilities.
Shall be responsible for the maintenance of the cash books, cheque books, files and their custody as well as Keep full accounts of all expenditures and income with supporting documentations.
The Joint treasurer would assist the Treasurer and in his absence would assume duties and responsibilities.
Religious Affairs Officer
Charged with the responsibility of organising and managing religious events throughout the year in order to propagate the true Ahle Sunnah Wajam’at teachings of the Holy Quran, Seerah of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him and his family), remembrance of special Islamic days and personalities throughout the Islamic calendar.
Welfare Officer & Funeral Director
In charge of all Muslim funerals that take place in the Masjid, and responsible for all Welfare and community development work both on a local and national level.
Charged with the responsibility of all current and future construction & development projects including maintenance and health & safety
At present the following are fulfilling the roles.
Please note that all the Majlis-E-Shura/Executive Committee are all volunteer members.
Faiz Rasul – President
Atta Mohammad Choudri – Vice President
Abdul Waheed – General Secretary
Saleem Iqbal – Joint Secretary
Ghulam Rabbani – Treasurer
Mohammad Mushtaq Zaidi – Assistant Treasurer
Arshad Nawaz – Religious Affairs Officer
Faraq Iqbal Malik – Welfare & Funeral Director
Mohammad Akram – Building Officer