Non-Executive director needed for this innovative scheme

Management / Business volunteers needed for Private: The Green Machine / Community RePaint East Berkshire in RG12

Green Machine (enterprise) CIC is a company that creates employment and learning opportunities for disabled and disadvantaged people within East Berkshire, Its operations include gardening and green space maintenance, Community RePaint, and foil recycling. We are looking to recruit non-executive directors with skill that could assist with expanding as assisting the long term success of the business. For example, marketing and publicity, contracting, painting and decorating, accounts learning disability or gardening.

DESIGNATION OF POST: Reports to the Board of Directors.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The main commitment is to attend 4 board meetings a year which usually last about an hour. A few additional hours here and there would also be required within their area of expertise.
ORGANISATIONAL LEADERSHIP: Contribute to short and long-term organisational planning and strategy as a member of the board of directors.
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING: We are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive volunteer non executive director to sit on the board of The Green Machine (Enterprise) CIC. Qualification relevant to area of expertise, knowledge of one or more of the following industries would be ideal: marketing, green space maintenance, recycling and reuse, the paint industry, employment, training and retail. Some knowledge of the requirements of a directorship would be an advantage and legal requirements available on request.

Contact person firstname
Dawn
Lastname
Cannon
Contact person's position
Manager
Their phone number?
01344 457 940
Contact instructions?
Mon to Thur by phone or e-mail.
Location address line 1
Unit 31
Line 2
Longshot Lane Industrial Estate
Line 3
Longshot Lane
Town
Bracknell
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG12 1RL

Map
Location description
Bracknell
Wheelchair accessible?
No
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
No
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
A few times a year
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMTue AMTue PMWed AMWed PMThu AMThu PM
Availability required
Any of these times
Task type?
Management / Business
Will suit someone like this:
Analytical thinkingInventiveBusiness orientatedNetworkerGood sense of humourSociableSupportiveCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Yes
Is training given?
No
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
From current directors and manager.
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Reasonable.
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
No
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
21
Maximum age
80
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
4
Opportunity added on
18 November 2015