IoD launches search for Edinburgh & Lothians branch chair
The Institute of Directors is seeking a new chair to become the voice of business for Edinburgh and Lothians.
The IoD is a membership community for directors that provides professional development, valuable connections and an influential lobbying voice.
IoD Scotland’s Edinburgh & Lothians branch is well established with a strong and engaged network of members. We are seeking a dynamic and creative individual to lead and co-ordinate branch activity and member engagement.
The successful candidate will support the IoD’s commitment to create better directors. They will focus on building inclusion, diversity and the highest standards of corporate governance while attracting new members to the Institute.
The voluntary position for a three-year term is open to IoD members who live or work in Edinburgh and the Lothians. Applicants must have a demonstrable track record in board or equivalent roles with established business interests and a strong network of contacts.
IoD members range from start-up entrepreneurs to directors of large SMEs and international companies, as well as the public and third sectors.
The Institute secured vital support for directors during the Coronavirus pandemic, including financial assistance for wage bills and changes to insolvency rules.
Candidates should send their CV and covering letter to [email protected] by the 4th November 2022.