Xtreme Zero Waste are looking for a person who would like to join the Xtreme team in a mixed role as an administrator for our trust and company boards and as a board intern.
The Trust Board of Xtreme Zero Waste Charitable Trust and the Board of Directors of Xtreme Zero Waste Ltd are seeking a person who can support our board activities and meetings in a paid administrator role. The trust and company boards would also like to offer any suitable candidate the additional opportunity to be mentored in the skills of governance as a board intern. We are looking for someone with fresh ideas and a willingness to learn.
It is expected that the time commitment of approximately 8 – 10 hours per month will involve 4 quarterly meetings plus at least one day long workshop/event for the trust board and 12 monthly meetings, any additional special meetings, and up to two, day long workshops/events for the company board. Meetings occur generally in the evening after 7pm and workshops/events are scheduled as required.
This internship offer demonstrates Xtreme Zero Waste Charitable Trust’s commitment to supporting leadership development, particularly in the young people of our community. This role will allow you to gain valuable insights and practical experience in the functions of a community board; and support you on your own leadership journey.
The successful applicant will:
Have excellent written and documentation management skills
Be an attentive listener and be able to condense a discussion into a concise record
Have excellent organisational skills
Be able to bring a fresh and dynamic perspective to the Board table.
Be keen to learn about not-for-profit governance
Be expected to fully abide by the Trust Board’s Deed, Governance Manual and code of conduct including declarations of interest and confidentiality agreements.
Please submit CV and cover letter to:
Xtreme Zero Waste Board of Directors Chair Fiona McNabb email@example.com,
any enquiries call Fiona on 027 688 9754