Trustee - Laureus Sport for Good
Founded under the Patronage of Nelson Mandela, Laureus Sport for Good uses sport as a powerful and cost-effective tool to help children and young people overcome violence, discrimination and disadvantage in their lives. Over the past two decades, they have developed a global network of grantee partners and a worldwide charitable infrastructure. They have also developed a depth of understanding and corresponding credibility in their field and are recognised as a leading organisation in the fast-growing Sport for Development community.
Laureus Sport for Good now seek an established social sector leader to join their high performing board to support and provide governance of the highest quality and rigour as the organisation enters a phase of increased impact and growth.
The new Trustee will share the motivation and values of Laureus Sport for Good, be willing to make a strategic contribution as a learning partner to a board and will bring a background in and strong understanding of the issues affecting the international development sector.
You will bring considerable senior leadership experience within a charity or social sector organisation of some scale and complexity along with a strong impact focus.
Laureus Sport for Good is committed to achieving greater diversity in its board, and welcome applications regardless of sex, gender, race, age, sexuality, belief or disability.
For further details, and to find out how to apply, please read the detailed Appointment Brief attached on the Prospectus website which can be reached by clicking on the Apply Button.
If you wish to have an informal and confidential conversation, please contact Børge Andreassen or Camille Revuelta at Prospectus.
Closing date: 11 November
Initial Interviews with Prospectus: w/c 18 November
Panel interviews with Laureus Sport for Good: w/c 2 December or w/c 9 December