Thursday, 21 May 2015
D2N2 to Recruit Two New Private Sector Board Members
These roles are unremunerated and are likely to require one-and-a-half to two days per month, including the attendance of bi–monthly D2N2 Board meetings.
Ideally, applicants will have significant experience at senior level of a major employer within the private sector and an understanding of the public sector and partnership working.
If you are interested in engaging in the local economic growth agenda at board level, please supply a current CV along with a supporting statement setting out how you meet the key requirements for the role (two sides A4 maximum) to D2N2 Chief Executive David Ralph, via Officer Manager, Sally Hallam (firstname.lastname@example.org).
One candidate is required from Derby/Derbyshire and the other from Nottingham/ Nottinghamshire and candidates with sectoral knowledge will be preferred.
Under-represented sectors on the Board are currently bioscience, sustainability, tourism & hospitality and rural.
Candidates with relevant experience to these sectors will be preferred.
A full candidate brief, including a job description and further details about the role, can be downloaded here.
If potential candidates wish to informally discuss the position, they can telephone either David Ralph on 0115 9578765 or George Cowcher, Chief Executive of East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) on 01246 212500.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 30 June 2015. It is anticipated that those shortlisted will be invited for discussions with LEP Board members in early September with a view of starting their term at the September Board meeting.Back