• Full Time
  • London

England Boxing

Location: Flexible (usually London for meetings). Headquarters in Sheffield.

Contract type: Volunteer

Salary: Voluntary – expenses

Closing date: 1st August 2024

The Board

The full complement of the Board consists of 12 Directors, of which 7 are England Boxing Non-Executive (Boxing) Directors, 4 are Independent Non-Executive Directors, and one the non-executive chairman.

We are currently looking for: A Non-Executive (Boxing) Director – chair ED&I sub-committee

For these roles we are looking for people who have strong leadership skills across a range of sectors but may also bring some direct boxing experience especially around equality, diversity and inclusion aspects of the organisation, with a participation background in boxing, and or as coach or official in the sport.

The England Boxing Non-Executive Directors will serve a four-year term, with any individual to serve a maximum of two terms (consecutive or otherwise). England Boxing Non-Executive Directors shall carry one vote each at Board meetings. The terms of the England Boxing Non-Executive Directors will be timed to ensure that they will not all retire at the same time (the Company will make separate provision in this regard). The England Boxing Non-Executive Boxing Directors may concurrently hold or previously have held an executive role within a Regional Association or any related boxing association.

Applicants should have been England Boxing members for a minimum of three consecutive years in accordance with the Articles.

Further, In accordance with Article 55 of the Articles of Association, each Club or Associate Member shall be entitled to nominate appropriately skilled individuals whom the Board will consider in accordance with the processes, including selection processes, determined in accordance with Article 54. In addition, suitably qualified individuals who feel that they have the skills required to fulfill the role of an England Boxing Non-Executive Director (and who have the necessary membership qualification) will be encouraged to apply.

Read more on Responsibilities and Person Specification here – Vacancy Board Member 2024_06_01

How to apply

Applications should be made by submitting a CV and supporting statement of two pages maximum which sets out how you meet the criteria of the role to: hrapplications@englandboxing.org.

You should state clearly how you meet the criteria outlined in the person/ role specification.

The closing date for applications is 1 August 2024, but early applications are encouraged.

As part of the process, panel interviews will be held, including a discussion with the Chair and CEO of England Boxing.

To apply for this job email your details to hrapplications@englandboxing.org.