(voluntary, non-executive director role)
Rambert is looking for two brilliant and daring people to join its Finance and Operations Sub-Committee.
...there was a dance company where brilliant and daring people could show up and be supported to push themselves to move the world forward.
Welcome to Rambert.
As one of the world’s most diverse dance companies we transform everyday spaces by making dance that is awe-inspiring, adventurous, dynamic and relevant, and taking it to our neighbourhood, the nation and the world.
We want to hear the most exciting and radical ideas wherever they may come from and to connect with brilliant and daring audiences and participants from all backgrounds. We do this through performances; dance and wellness classes and courses for people of all ages and abilities; and outreach and community initiatives.
JOIN THE FINANCE AND OPERATIONS SUB-COMMITTEE
We are looking for two new members to join our Finance and Operations Sub-Committee. Chaired by Phil Howell, the sub-committee plays a vital role in supporting our dynamic leadership in ensuring that Rambert continues to be one of the world’s most diverse dance companies making dance that is innovative, awe-inspiring, adventurous and relevant. The Finance and Operations Sub-Committee is responsible for reviewing and scrutinising the financial and operational effectiveness of Rambert; reporting to and making recommendations to the main Board of Trustees (the Board) as necessary and obtaining approvals from the Board where required.
As a member of the Finance and Operations Sub-Committee, you will play a significant role in assisting Rambert to continue to grow and thrive. You will gain insight into the operational challenges and financing requirements of a leading international dance company. You will have exposure to the key executive management and will be a part of the decision-making process.
THE TIME COMMITMENT
The Committee meets six times a year (usually during the working day). Additional time may be required to engage with the leadership team on specific ideas and projects. The role is voluntary although out-of-pocket expenses can be paid to ensure members can attend meetings.
We are seeking a commitment for a period of 2-3 years ideally.
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR
You will either be a qualified accountant or have a demonstrable interest in charity finances.
You will have a passion and enthusiasm for culture with an understanding of the importance that charity finance plays in supporting the creation of dynamic and awe-inspiring work.
HOW TO APPLY
If you’re interested, please apply with a short CV and covering letter (max 2 pages) outlining your motivation for applying and the contribution you can add to the Finance and Operations Sub-Committee.
If you would like to talk to a current Committee Member for more information, please contact Tigho to arrange a conversation with a member of the nominations committee.
Deadline for applications is 12 noon on Monday 24 May 2021.
Our vision is to have a workforce and leadership that is reflective of the society we are based in therefore we encourage underrepresented groups within the arts industry to apply.