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UnitingWorld Seeks New Board Members (Voluntary)

UnitingWorld is the international aid and partnerships agency of the Uniting Church in Australia, driving missional collaboration with the global church for a world free from poverty and injustice. UnitingWorld works in partnerships with communities and churches to foster equality and address issues of injustice. In the last year alone, we have impacted the lives of over 400,000 people.

The Board of UnitingWorld has responsibility for the governance of UnitingWorld.

The Board is skill-based and we are seeking suitably qualified individuals with skills and connections in the philanthropic sector, professional fundraising, law, finance and project management.

We are committed to high standards of governance, including ongoing training and professional development. The Board operates under a Board Member Covenant with a commitment to partnership, mutual respect, inclusion, integrity, sustainability, innovation, and the fullness of life.

UnitingWorld is committed to building a diverse board and fosters an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.

We are seeking two individuals who:

  1. Have demonstrated skills and impact in one or more of the following areas: philanthropy; fundraising; finance; law; or project management.
  2. Have experience in community leadership, board or committee governance.
  3. The ability to contribute to UnitingWorld’s growth through leveraging their existing networks and helping to develop new ones

Click here for a full Position Description.

Submit your application via through the Ethical Jobs website here.

Contact Rev Dr Steve Bevis, Chairperson of the UnitingWorld Board, if you have any questions – email to ea@unitingworld.org.au using the subject line: Board Members (Voluntary) enquiry.

Please apply promptly. Applications will be considered as they are received and recruiting will cease when two successful applicants are found.