Voluntary Board Members wanted at Arts & Business NI

Arts & Business Northern Ireland sparks new partnerships between commerce and culture. We connect companies and individuals to cultural organisations and provide the expertise and insight for them to prosper together.

We are seeking to recruit new Directors to our Board as a number of current Directors are coming to the end of their term. Suitable candidates will have experience and skills in one or more of the following areas: cultural leadership, finance and legal. We would also be interested in experienced individuals with a wide private sector business network and individuals with experience in impact measurement.    Continue reading

Security Industry Authority Board Member – Northern Ireland

The Home Office is seeking to appoint an individual with sound understanding and knowledge of Northern Ireland, and the ability to represent Northern Ireland’s security interests to the Board and Senior Management Team.

The Security Industry Authority (SIA)

The SIA has two main duties. One is the compulsory licensing of individuals undertaking designated activities within the private security industry; the other is to manage the voluntary Approved Contractor Scheme, which measures private security suppliers against independently assessed criteria.   Continue reading

Search begins for new board members for the General Consumer Council

Search begins for new board members for the General Consumer Council

The Department for the Economy (DfE) is seeking to appoint three new members to the Board of the General Consumer Council (the Consumer Council).

The Consumer Council is a public body, independent from government, working to bring about change to benefit Northern Ireland consumers. Its aim is to make the consumer voice heard and make it count. It has specific functions in relation to energy, water, transport, postal services and food. The appointments will commence on 1 April 2018 and the term of office is three years.   Continue reading

Committee members wanted at Women’s Aid and Onus Training

Womens Aid Antrim, Ballymena, Carrickfergus, Larne and Newtownabbey (ABCLN) alongside Onus, Ballymena  are currently seeking Voluntary Management Committee Members to join a diverse and committed team working co-operatively at a governance and strategic level.

The Management Committee consists of individuals from a range of backgrounds with diverse skills and experience who are working to meet the challenges and opportunities in a changing environment.    Continue reading

Chair and Members wanted at the Historic Monuments Council

CLOSING DATE EXTENDED FOR THE CHAIR’S POSITION TO THURSDAY 16TH NOVEMBER

The Historic Monuments Council acts as a statutory advisor to the Historic Environment Division of the Department for Communities. The Council has a range of responsibilities through which it advises on matters, such as, the scheduling of monuments, management and conservation of monuments in State Care, maritime archaeology, industrial and defence heritage, and Areas of Significant Archaeological Interest within Local Development Plans.   Continue reading

Board Members wanted at Victim Support NI

Victim Support NI is a voluntary organisation which helps people affected by crime. It provides a free and confidential service and each year, Victim Support NI offers help to over 55,000 people who have been affected by crime. The organisation offers practical and emotional support through its Community service for those trying to deal with being a victim of crime, while the Witness Service takes witnesses, victims and their families through the court procedure when involved in a criminal trial.    Continue reading

National Trust Regional Advisory Board Members wanted:

Northern Ireland’s leading conservation charity the National Trust is seeking to recruit a new member to the Northern Ireland Regional Advisory Board.

The Regional Advisory Board is a group of volunteers of all ages and from all walks of life which advises and supports the Trust’s management team in Northern Ireland across a full range of conservation and business activities.    Continue reading

Chair and Members wanted at the Historic Monuments Council

The Historic Monuments Council acts as a statutory advisor to the Historic Environment Division of the Department for Communities. The Council has a range of responsibilities through which it advises on matters, such as, the scheduling of monuments, management and conservation of monuments in State Care, maritime archaeology, industrial and defence heritage, and Areas of Significant Archaeological Interest within Local Development Plans.   Continue reading

Chair – Armed Forces Pay Review Body

The AFPRB provides independent, evidence-based advice on Armed Forces’ pay to the Prime Minister and Secretary of State for Defence. In making recommendations, it takes into account the need to recruit, retain and motivate suitable people in the context of Service life, Government policies for improving services, funding, the inflation target and the need for Armed Forces’ pay to be broadly comparable with civilians.

The role of chair also includes membership of the Senior Salaries Review Body (SSRB).

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