Non Executive Directors wanted by the Northern Ireland Audit Office

The Northern Ireland Audit office is seeking to appoint three Non Executive Directors  to work closely with the Comptroller & Auditor General and the Chair. Ideally with a range of experience across;

  • HR & Organisational Development
  • Finance and Risk Management
  • Digital Technology strategy,

(one of whom will act as Chair of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee).  Continue reading

Chair, Members and Expert Advisors wanted – Ministerial Advisory Group for Architecture and the Built Environment

The Ministerial Advisory Group (MAG) for advises on the implementation and development of the Architecture and the Built Environment Policy, as well as promoting the highest quality of places for all those involved in using and shaping them. This is a unique opportunity for individuals to help influence government policy and change the design of places across Northern Ireland.

Applications for the Chair, Member and Expert Advisor positions are welcome from across the community, voluntary, business or public sectors particularly from women, people with a disability, people from minority ethnic groups and young people. A Guaranteed Interview Scheme is in place for those applicants with a disability.  Continue reading

Independent Member to the Agricultural Wages Board

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) is initiating a Public Appointment for an Independent Member to the Agricultural Wages Board (AWB).  Any appointment from this competition will be made by a Minister. AWB is a DAERA Executive Non-Departmental Public Body (NDBP) set up under the powers of the Agriculture Wages (Regulation) (Northern Ireland) Order 1977.  If appointed, the successful applicant will help influence the employment conditions for agricultural workers throughout Northern Ireland.

The AWB is a statutory body which sets minimum wages, and certain other employment rights, such as holiday entitlement, for agricultural workers in Northern Ireland.  Further information about the organisation can be obtained from the DAERA website at https://www.daera-ni.gov.uk/articles/agricultural-wages-board-northern-ireland-awb. Continue reading

Deputy Equality Commissioner and Commissioners sought

 

Body: Equality Commission for Northern Ireland
Appointing Department: Northern Ireland Office
Sectors: Charity & Public Sector, Communities, Health, Regulation
Location: Belfast
Skills required: Audit and Risk, Change Management, HR, Legal / Judicial, Regulation
Number of Vacancies: 1 Deputy Chief Commissioner & 7 Commissioners
Remuneration: The positions of member attract an annual remuneration of £5,000; this will be paid in equal monthly instalments. The Deputy Chief Commissioner receives an annual remuneration of £10,000.
Time Requirements: The positions are part-time. The expected time commitment is approximately 2-3 days per month for Commissioners and 4-5 days for the Deputy Chief Commissioner. Occasional evening and weekend meetings may occur.

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Voluntary Board Members wanted…

The Institute for Conflict Research is an independent, specialist, non profit organisation specialising in issues relating to conflict, human rights, social transformation and social justice.

What We’re Looking For

The board of the Institute for Conflict Research (ICR) are seeking to recruit up to 3 board members to help develop and grow the organisation to meet it’s strategic goals and objectives. The organisation has commissioned and will be beginning an independent review of the organisation and would like to take the opportunity to also develop its board alongside this review.

Currently the organisation has a total of 5 trustees which comprises a chairperson, secretary, treasurer and 2 trustees. We are looking to further expand on our board to future proof the organisation and bring in valuable experience and knowledge that would help the organisation deliver on its key objectives.

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