Nominations for Board of Trustees and Management Committee 2017

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Nominations are now open for members to join Al-Kindi Society as new trustees or coordinators for the upcoming term. Are you interested in shaping the future of your Society?

Deadline for nominations: 30 April 2017

To stand for the Board of Trustees or the Management Committee vacancies please fill in the nomination form (Download Here) and email it to secretary@kindi.org.uk  by the 30th of April 2017.

Why volunteer?

Joining Al-Kindi Society’s Board of Trustees, or the Management Committee, could be the next step in your personal development, and give you the chance to make a real difference to the communities we serve.

As part of Al-Kindi Society’s strategic decision-making body, you’ll help to steer how we deliver value to the Society and the wider community.

The Board of Trustees are responsible for setting Al-Kindi Society’s high-level strategy. This is central to meeting the challenges the community is facing in these uncertain economic times and maintaining our leading voice on the importance of engineers within the community and the engineering best practice we promote.

Does this opportunity interest you? Or do you know someone else perfect for it? If so, please encourage them to apply

Vacancies

This year we’re looking to fill the following vacancies:

Al-Kindi Board of Trustees / Directors
  Chairperson
Al-Kindi Management Committee
  Executive Director *
  Fundraising Coordinator   Events Coordinator
  Publications Coordinator   Membership Coordinator

* The Executive Director is an ex-officio member of the Board of trustees with no voting rights.

Terms of service

Each new Trustee serves for three years and one third (or the number nearest to one third) of the trustees retire by rotation each year.  The board of Trustees meets a minimum of four times a year.

The Management Committee members, are the team of volunteers that runs the day to day affairs of the society based on an agreed strategy and annual plan. The Management Committee meets on regular basis and each committee member is envisaged to volunteer approximately 3-5 hours per week.

If you would like to put yourself forward as a candidate, please read the responsibilities and desired competencies required, which are included as part of the nomination form (Download Here).  If you require any further clarification please contact secretary@kindi.org.uk.

Finally, the reconvened Annual General Meeting will be held on the 7th of May 2017 at the address below:

10 Lyons Place, Marylebone, London NW8 8NL, UK

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