Chair of the Board

Posted 14 February by Acorn Recruitment And Training
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We are seeking a high profile individual with excellent public speaking and engagement ability to act as Cymru Chair for Fields in Trust.

Fields in Trust is the only charity in the UK working to protect parks and green spaces in perpetuity.

Founded by King George V and incorporated by Royal Charter in 1936, the charity continues to enjoy support from the Royal Family. HM The Queen is Patron and HRH The Duke of Cambridge has been an active President since taking over from HRH The Duke of Edinburgh who retired in 2013 after 66 years in the role. They currently protect 2,809 parks and green spaces, equivalent to
over 30,000 acres- more than double the number they protected in 2011.


- Strong leadership skills
- Good understanding and commitment to the charity, its strategic objectives and cause
- Ability to connect with and motivate Committee Members.
- Supporting the Cymru Development Manager in meeting objectives
- Ability to speak Welsh desirable

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who is widely networked in Wales and has a passion for the Trust to promote its work at the highest levels.

For the full information pack, please see the attached document.

Closing date is 12 noon on Friday 28th February 2020.

Apply via Jan Hughes, Director Acorn Executive Search.

Required skills

  • Voluntary
  • Director
  • Chairman
  • chairperson
  • NED
  • chair
  • Non-Executive

Reference: 39964850

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