Trustee

We are looking for a new trustee to take on the challenge.  We hope to have a diverse and dynamic team, with a broad range of skills and experience.

Description:

Seafarers UK is a grant giving charity that provides vital support to seafarers in need and their families by giving grants to organisations and projects that can make a real impact to their lives. We facilitate change and improvement to those who have a passion and genuine connection to our cause. We have a long, proud of history of doing this, and in 2017, we celebrated our Centenary; and whilst we have a strong heritage, we now need to focus on the future. Our values permeate throughout the organisation and central to the success of this post is the delivery of our work whilst retaining our core values. Trustees play an essential role in the governance of the charity and its future development. We are looking for trustees who cover one or more of the following areas:

  • Board level governance
  • Strategic understanding of the maritime sector
  • Fundraising via high-level networking
  • Communications, PR and advocacy
  • Monitoring and evaluating impact

For more information on the role of the trustee and about us please see our application pack.

Salary:

Voluntary

How to apply:

To apply, please send your CV to chairman@seafarers.uk together with a letter of application setting out;

    • Why you wish to join Seafarers UK
    • What relevant skills and experience you would offer
    • How you meet the requested criteria

Closing date:

24 September 2020

Interviews:

During October (online or in central London)