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Board Member
Salary: Up to £4000.00 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH27011
Added: 12 Jan 2022
Job Description
Acorn Recruitment is working with our long-standing partner Cardiff Community Housing Association in the recruitment of a new Board Member to join their existing board. CCHA are a highly reputable housing association with close ties to the communities they work with across Cardiff.

Renumeration: £4,000 pa plus travel expenses
Time Commitment: 14 days collectively throughout the year. Comprised of board meetings, committee meetings, strategy days and preparation for each.

This position, along with the existing board will be responsible for the effective governance of CCHA, managing key risks and ensuring that the organisation remains aligned to their strategic objectives.

For this post, we're looking for a suitably qualified accountant to join CCHA's skills-based board. You will also serve on CCHA's Audit committee and will actively contribute to the effective oversight of the organisation's finances. You don't have to have previous board experience, but you should understand the role of the board, your own responsibilities and be committed to seeing a better CCHA.

Board Responsibilities:

1 Ensure effective oversight of all CCHA operations & add value to CCHA's mission
2 Ensure tenants have a direct link to Board and tenants' voices are heard at Board level
3 Live CCHA's values and ensure they're embedded across the organisation

Equality & Diversity:

Whilst we've made great progress to improve the diversity of our organisation, we're aware there is more to be done to ensure that our leadership represents the communities that we serve, therefore we would particularly encourage those from diverse backgrounds or with protected characteristics to apply so we can use your unique perspective to improve our organisation and sector.

CCHA's main aim is to appoint people who care and are passionate about how CCHA can deliver its commitments to communities across Cardiff. If that sounds like you, we would be delighted to hear from you and tell you more about their plans and vision.

To apply, please submit an up-to-date copy of your CV and a consultant from Acorn will be in touch to discuss the next steps further.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
Cardiff Community Housing Association

We have just under 3,000 homes, predominantly in the eastern region of Cardiff and we have plans for growth. We have a great team of staff ready to take forward CCHA’s vision.


To Apply

Please register an up-to-date copy of your CV and Luke Robért at Acorn Recruitment will be in touch to discuss the post and next steps further. Deadline 6th February 2022

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Luke Robért
Specialist Recruitment Consultant
Luke is part of Acorn’s specialist & senior appointments team here in South Wales. He’s a secondary Welsh speaker who focuses on delivering retained & contingent recruitment solutions for our Executive, Non-Executive & Senior Appointment markets across the public and not-for-profit sectors.
07909 532423
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