This vacancy has now closed

External Trustee/Board Member

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th March 2019


  • Advertised from 4th March 2019

Role

The University of St Andrews Students’ Association provides a high-quality range of vital services for over 9,000 members: from representation to student activities and commercial services.

We have an immediate vacancy for an external trustee to join our Board, responsible for governance, strategic leadership and general oversight of the operations of the Association. This opening offers a unique opportunity for personal and professional development for the right candidate, contributing to the present lives and future careers of St Andrews students.

We are looking for a range of skills and experience that complement those of existing Board members. Experience of a governance role in the public, private or voluntary sector is desirable. Candidates with experience in law, risk management, finance, strategic planning or the commercial sector would be especially welcome.

Enthusiasm for the values of the University of St Andrews Students' Association as a democratic, participative, student-led organization is essential.

The appointment will be for three years, and is renewable.

A full role description is available on our website.

The role is unpaid but expenses will be reimbursed.

The University of St Andrews’ Students’ Association is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Application notes

For further details, email: union@st-andrews.ac.uk, or call 01334 462700.

Closing date: 17th March 2019