Board Member

  • Reference: Estuary Housing Association
  • Application closing date: 25 Sep 2017 12:00

Job Description

Estuary Housing Association works throughout Essex, three East London Boroughs and into Suffolk, with over 4,400 homes in management, and an HCA/GLA backed development programme.

We are recruiting a Non-Executive Board Member, to join the Estuary Housing Association Board of Management.

Applicants for the positions will need to demonstrate:
commitment to high standards in governance
strong leadership qualities
excellent communication and interpersonal skills
a passion for excellent service delivery
a willingness to undertake any relevant training
a track record of strategic leadership in respect of residential development
strong commercial skills
an excellent understanding of the non-executive role
empathy with our mission and values

We are particularly keen to attract those who can demonstrate key skills and experience gained within a commercial environment in the development sector. We are also seeking to address a gender and diversity imbalance and we welcome applications from BME communities and female applicants.

These posts will require a commitment to attend at least six Board meetings per year at our head office in Southend-on-Sea, a Board away day and, potentially, other committee or subsidiary meetings.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Part time
  • Pay: £3,312 annual allowance

How to Apply

For an informal discussion, please contact Amanda Ashley-Smith, Executive Director of Corporate Resources on 01702 445202; or George Kieffer, Chair on 07785 277661.