June 15, 2021 | Uncategorised
Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand (MSNZ) is currently seeking interest from new Independent Committee Members with particular skills in either Fundraising, Corporate Sponsorship and Marketing, or Health and/or Government Advocacy.
Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand is the National organisation supporting 18 independent Regional Societies nationally. The National Executive Committee provides governance to the small team of employees led by the National Manager.
MSNZs purpose is to deliver advocacy, information, awareness, education so people living with MS can independently live their best lives. We do this by collaborating with member organisations to provide a voice for people with Multiple Sclerosis, their families and carers through leadership, advocacy, communication, and national and international collaboration.
We endeavour to deliver our services with understanding, collaboration, clarity, purpose and trust.
This is a volunteer role but expenses are reimbursed.
Individuals are sought who have a strong empathy with our mission. Specific knowledge of multiple sclerosis is not necessary.
Experience, skills, and expertise in the various areas is beneficial:
Knowledge, skills and understanding
3-4 face to face meetings are held a year. These are all day meetings. Costs relating to travel and catering are funded by MSNZ for Committee Members. If a 2 day meeting MSNZ also arrange accommodation if required.
Meetings are usually held in Christchurch however from time to time and due to circumstances this may change.
Applicants are welcome to provide a brief outline of experience they offer the position, and should be emailed to MSNZ President Neil Woodhams email@example.com (021 531 654).
Selection will be by interview. Round 1 by Zoom and Round 2 in person at an agreed time and location with recommendation to Board from there.
See the full Job Description here: Independent Committee Member Advertisement – May 2021