Sustrans

Organisation Sustrans
Reference Trustee/London
Vacancy Type Trustee
Deadline 2nd January 2018
Region Nation Wide
Vacancy Details

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle.

We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute. We are now seeking to appoint a new trustee to join Sustrans’ Board and to chair our London Advisory Board.

Trustee and Chair of the London Advisory Board

 Unremunerated (reasonable expenses paid)

The trustee will be expected to be based in or close to London

Ref: Trustee/London

4 – 6 Board meetings at various UK locations, plus three London Advisory Board meetings per year

Our Board of Trustees is responsible for ensuring good governance, clear direction and maximum achievement of the charity’s objectives.

The successful candidate will be used to operating at a strategic level and have governance experience in a commercial or charity organisation. We would particularly welcome applicants with a professional background in either law, commercial sales/business development, or property and estates.

The ideal candidate would have knowledge of one or more of the following areas: transport planning, land-use planning, urban design, collaborative design, public health, air quality, or community engagement.

If this challenge appeals to you and you share our enthusiasm and passion for making it easier for people to walk and cycle, we are keen to hear from you.

For more information please visit our website www.sustrans.org.uk. To apply (or ask for further information) please send a CV and covering letter to TrusteeRecruitment@sustrans.org.uk

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 2 January 2018. Interviews will take place in London on Thursday 18 January 2018.

 

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.  We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

Advert Start Date 11th December 2017
Contact Telephone Number 01179153150
Contact Name Lauren Hunter
Contact E-mail jobs@sustrans.org.uk
Url https://www.sustrans.org.uk
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