As the chair of the Members’ Panel, you will be instrumental to adding to Nest’s assurance framework of regular reports to the Panel as well as providing an annual assessment to the Nest Board.
What you’ll need to succeed
- The Chair is central to the effective operation of the Members’ Panel in providing clear advice and challenge from a member’s perspective to Nest Corporation on the operation, development or amendment of the Nest scheme;
Previous experience of chairing or acting in a leadership role on an advisory body, influential body or representative committee acting in the best interests of employers is essential, as is a working knowledge of auto-enrolment from an employers’ perspective.
You will have significant experience in a senior leadership position and be able to influence and effect change, reflecting the views of a wide and diverse group of stakeholders.
You’ll have a clear commitment to the seven principles of public life: selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty, leadership.
Diversity is also important to Nest and applicants from a broad range of backgrounds is encouraged, to be reflective of its member and employer base.
What you’ll get in return
Base salary up to £12,000 per annum for a commitment of approximately 10-15 days p.a.
Term: Four years with the potential for reappointment.
Location: Panel meetings are usually held at NESTs London offices, 10 S Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4PU, however depending on circumstance we may adopt hybrid models with some attendees being present in person and others joining remotely.
Conduct: If appointed, the Chair will be expected to act in accordance with the Cabinet Office Code of Conduct for Board Members of Public Bodies
Conflict of interest: The Chair should avoid situations in which their Nest duties and private interests’ conflict or where there could be a suspicion of conflict. Candidates must declare any personal or business interests which may, or be perceived to, influence your judgments in performing your functions.
What you need to do now
Please complete your application on our website
For further information on the Members Panel, please click here.
Application closing date is: Thursday 28th October
Nest is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applicants from all of the nine protected characteristics.
As a Disability Confident Committed, we guarantee to interview disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.