British Gymnastics are searching for two Independent Directors to sit on the Board for the 2023 World Trampoline Championships that will take place in Birmingham.
The event will take place at Utilita Arena Birmingham and will be one of the first major sporting events staged in the city following the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
We are looking for two independent board members who understand the role that sport, participation, elite sport, and major events can play in society.
Candidates are encouraged from a wide variety of backgrounds with relevant skills to enhance the board’s ability to support the delivery of a successful championships.
We are specifically looking for individuals with expertise in the following areas:
- Marketing and Communications
- Commercial & Sponsorship
- Social Impacts
The Stakeholders – Birmingham City Council, UK Sport, FIG and British Gymnastics - are keen the board becomes more diverse, thus, we are particularly focused on achieving better female, black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) and disabled representation. Previous board experience is not essential, and training and mentoring can be provided.
The post is not remunerated, though reasonable expenses will be paid. Meetings are expected to take place quarterly, increasing in frequency in 2023.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right person. The full job specification and how to apply can be found here. Applications close on 24th January 2021.