Voluntary Board Members

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1399562

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Voluntary Board Members based in Belfast.


We are seeking Expressions of Interest from individuals who share Ark Housing’s values and are willing to commit the time to support our work in addressing housing need within communities.

This is an exciting time to be part of the organisation’s journey. Board Members play a vital role in meeting the challenges of governance and leadership in the Association and you will have opportunities to network and influence the development of housing policy and strategy in Northern Ireland.

We welcome applications from all sections of our community and from persons who can demonstrate skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Social Housing
  • Audit, Compliance and Risk Management
  • Organisational Development and Change Management
  • Business Improvement and Customer Excellence
  • Strategic Leadership & Policy
  • HR, PR & Community Engagement
  • Equality, Diversity and Good Relations

At shortlisting stage, preference will be given to those applicants demonstrating significant experience and knowledge in Housing Management, Property Development or Investment, Finance and PR.

This is a voluntary role, however all out-of-pocket expenses incurred in undertaking the role will be reimbursed. The average time commitment involves attending up to 10 x 2hour Board and Committee meetings per annum, as well as adhoc conferences, training and seminars

An Expression of Interest Form, Role Description and additional information can be downloaded by clicking the APPLY NOW button to visit our website.

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications is: Thursday, 18th April 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews of shortlisted candidates are expected to take place week commencing 6th May 2019 (this date subject to change).