Board Member (environment, landscape or land management and welsh speaker) - Natural Resources Wales
|Appointing Department:||Welsh Government|
|Sector:||Environment, Food & Rural Affairs|
|Location:||Due to the Covid-19 pandemic many of the meetings are currently held virtually, but longer term the meetings will be held in public in different locations around Wales, some of which may require an overnight stay.|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Remuneration:||£350 per day plus reasonable expenses.|
|Time Requirements:||36 days per year|
Closed for Applications
30/04/2021 at 16:00
Final Interview Date
Tim Render Added 24/03/2021
Director - Land, Nature & Food • Departmental Official
Sir David Henshaw Added 24/03/2021
Chair, Natural Resources Wales • Representative of Organisation
Senior Independent Panel Member
Other Panel Member
Other Panel Member
We are looking for a new Board member to commence on 1 September 2021. This guidance is for the role of a Welsh speaker with experience in environment, landscape or land management.
NRW needs people with ambition and ideas who can commit to attend six Board meetings a year. Board members will also be expected to be members of statutory sub-committees which meet 4-6 times a year. This role has a time commitment of 36 days per year and will be offered as an initial appointment of two, three or four years. The role can be located anywhere in Wales and attracts remuneration of £350 per day plus reasonable expenses.
All candidates need to demonstrate the following skills and behaviours:
- Respect for and understanding of the principles of accountability and good governance
- Judgement in complex decision-making
- Ability to interpret and challenge financial reports and wider performance issues
- A focus on our future generations
- A demonstrable commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
In addition, we are looking for people who meet the following skills:
- Experience in environment, landscape or land management
- Either a public profile or communications experience
- Fluent Welsh speaker.
To make an application please visit the Welsh Government’s public appointment website. For queries about the role please email the Welsh Government’s Public Appointments Unit. To book a place at the information events for prospective candidates please contact NRW’s Board Secretariat.
How to Apply
To apply for this role, go to the Welsh Government’s recruitment website and click on the vacancy you are interested in. Click on ‘Apply’ at the bottom left hand corner. If you’d like to apply for this vacancy in Welsh, please use the ‘Newid Iaith / Change Language’ link at the top right hand side of this page, to take you to the Welsh version of this advert, from where you can apply in Welsh.
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