Northamptonshire Chamber

Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce and Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce seeks Non-executive Board Directors

Are you an experienced Senior HR Professional, if so, the Northamptonshire Chamber & Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce Board is looking for an individual who has a specific background in HR, these skills will compliment those already found within the Board to provide the best support to the operational team and our members.

The current Board mix is diverse, however the Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce are keen to attract individuals from the following sectors: Manufacturing/Logistics, Commercial, Public and not for profit, Hospitality/tourism and Creative Industries, although this is not an exclusive list, and they would welcome interest from any individual who meets the essential criteria as detailed in the Person Specification document.

The Chamber Board is made up of senior managers from the Chamber’s membership organisations and they are looking to enhance the range of experience and knowledge within this group by gaining interest from likeminded individuals who are committed to the Chamber network and what it has to offer the business community, the board looks to be representative of its members’ activities.

Northamptonshire Chamber & Milton Keynes Chamber of Commerce is a dynamic membership organisation and equal opportunities employer that supports local businesses. The Chamber represents all types of business (big and small) from every sector. They provide their members with a huge range of networking opportunities, training and essential business services and benefits. Their Vision is to build and nurture a respected, influential business community and share knowledge, advice, and opportunities

The Chamber of Commerce are accredited by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), the largest and most powerful voice for business in the UK and the Chamber is proud to have won BCC’s National Chamber Award for “Excellence in Membership Services” and also the coveted “Chamber of the Year” award.

The company also holds the Investor in People Silver standard, reflecting our continued commitment to developing the staff who are at the heart of the services they provide to businesses.

As a director you will be responsible for ensuring the highest standards of governance are applied to managing the performance of the Chamber’s activities and for representing the interest of the Members. As an ambassador you will promote the Chambers aims and objectives as appropriate across the business community.

If you feel that you could fulfil the role of Board Director and can commit to the time requirements as highlighted in the Job Description then please submit a CV, along with a covering letter, to expressing why you feel you are suitable for the role.

To read the job description click here and person specification click here

Closing date for Applications: 5th January 2023

Informal Interviews: 9th or 11th January 2023