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Trustee (with legal experience)

  • Trusteeship (voluntary)
  • Westminster

We are looking for a new trustee with broad legal expertise to provide strategic direction; and help both the Chief Executive Officer and the Board ensure best practice in risk assessment and compliance.

This role will:

  • provide experience and knowledge of the laws applicable to company and charity governance and the legal duties of company directors/charity trustees;
  • guide and advise other board trustees on the legal implications of the charity‚Äôs strategic plans;
  • be responsible for ensuring that the organisation complies with its governing documents, charity law and relevant legislation;
  • lead other Trustees to ensure that key risks are being identified, monitored and controlled effectively;
  • be a good communicator and committed to the overarching aims of the Citizens Advice service;
  • serve as a member of Finance and General Purposes Committee, in addition to the main Board.

This is an exciting opportunity to get involved in an engaging, decision-making role in a charity that is now at the heart of the most deprived neighbourhoods in the borough it serves.

Application form

Trustee role profile and application pack

Closing date: 11pm, 9th June 2024

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview during the last two weeks of June 2024. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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