Protimos is looking for a new Chairperson who will take the charity through its next phase of development working with teams based in the UK and Africa. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to provide inclusive leadership to the Protimos team together with the strategic development of the charity and to take a practical approach to fundraising opportunities. This role will require executive leadership, energy, enthusiasm and empathy together with a strong commitment to successful governance.
The Chairperson of the Protimos Education Trust will provide leadership and direction to the Board of Trustees and will enable the Board to fulfil its responsibilities for the overall governance and strategic direction of the organisation. The Chairperson will work with the Directors of the Protimos Foundation, and the executive team to ensure that Protimos pursues its objects as defined in its governing documents and relevant legislation. The position will involve a commitment of three years after which re-appointment will be reviewed.
The Chairperson will agree the agenda and lead four formal board meetings each year. The role will also include weekly contact and ad hoc meetings with the executive team and in particular the Director of Law. This will include providing constructive challenge and support to the team and ensuring good communication across the Protimos team
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Please feedback your interest to Laura Wilkinson, Protimos Development Director