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Vacancies for new board members

[fa icon="calendar"] May 12, 2015 1:00:00 PM / by IQ News Update

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The Institute of Quarrying in an active phase of growth and development, guided by a clear vision of its future as a strong, attractive and relevant professional body with an emphasis on education and development for all our members. We need to appoint strong candidates to the Board who share our drive and passion and who have the vision and creativity to help us to reach our goals.

Becoming an IQ Trustee offers fantastic opportunities to develop individual leadership and strategic skills, working alongside fellow Board members and supported by a highly capable team of staff.

We are looking to appoint three Trustees to serve on the Board, each for a period of two years. Responsible for the strategic and financial stewardship of the Institute, Trustees will need to commit to attending quarterly Board meetings and taking part in strategy development discussions and other decision-making sessions from time to time.

After an initial short-listing process, the positions are subject to election by members of the Institute at the Annual General Meeting on 29 September 2015. Applications are invited from any Member or Fellow of IQ who can bring some of the following attributes to the Board:

  • Knowledge of good governance principles
  • Knowledge of the education sector and the work of other professional bodies
  • An international perspective
  • Experience of growing and developing a business, finance and auditing
  • Strategic development and planning skills
  • Communications and public relations experience

Applications are invited from candidates who believe they can contribute to our new vision of the Institute. In return, we offer significant opportunities for your own personal and career development and for influencing the direction of the Institute’s future.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 17 July 2015.

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