We are looking for a new trustee to join the team and board of trustees. This is an exciting opportunity to join a new and evolving charity making a difference.
About the role
In this role, you will work with the other board of trustees to advocate for the charity in meetings, events and support the trustees in decision making. You will assist with the charity’s activities and effective governance and will be responsible for helping the charity grow, creating change and an impact.
We would like to recruit a trustee who understands and recognises the importance of our charity, someone who is positive about our cause and making a difference. Some of our beneficiaries are vulnerable and have no place to turn, so it is crucial that you understand and are passionate about what our charity does.
What we are looking for
We are looking for someone who is able to help us make key decisions in terms of expansion and new areas of growth. We would like you to be a team player who is not scared to add ideas. Ideally experienced in collaborative decision making, but this is not essential. If you have previous experience of acting as a trustee on a charitable board this would be an advantage.
The board of trustees collectively need skills and experience in the following areas:
1) Accountancy / Financial management
2) Public policy and public affairs
3) National and local voluntary sector
4) National and local government and statutory bodies
5) Digital strategy
6) Human resource management
7) Volunteering management and brokerage
9) Collaborative partnerships
10) Legal background
If you are interested in the position a full copy of the job description and our strategic plan is available on request. Please send us your letter of interest and a copy of your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for this vacancy is Monday the 3rd January 2022.