Recruiting Private Sector Board Members

08 February 2016

Are you an innovative business leader who can help drive economic growth across York, North Yorkshire and East Riding? If so we want to hear from you! We are recruiting private sector Board Members.

‘The Local Enterprise Partnership is all about increasing business opportunities, securing investment and creating the right conditions for business growth’ said Chairman Barry Dodd CBE DL.

‘This is an exciting time for the partnership as we have secured over £120m Funding through a Growth Deal with government. We need Board Members who will provide strong leadership, drive our strategic direction and ensure we invest to deliver the greatest economic impact’

In order to achieve a well balanced Board, we are now actively encouraging applications from all sectors and areas within York, North Yorkshire & East Riding.

The Person
Board members will be business leaders with strategic vision, supportive of new ideas, well connected and respected with demonstrable links to other businesses and organisations. A commitment to serve for up to three years contributing around one day per month voluntarily would be expected. We are looking for individuals with the expertise to ensure our Board covers our key sectors, geographical area and our range of business sizes.

How to Apply

Please email your outline CV with a covering letter by Monday 29 February 2016 setting out how you think you can contribute to the work of the Local Enterprise Partnership to chief operating officer [email protected]

Interviews will be held on the afternoon of the 9 March 2016 in York and the first Board Meeting will be on 15 April 2016.

We are looking forward to hearing from you.