UK - Trustee - External Relations

Closing date: Monday 2nd October 2017

Location: London, UK

“When young people are given enough capacity, support and trust, they are an unstoppable force for positive change.”
Primrose Manyalo, Zimbabwe

Restless Development has grown significantly over recent years, and has become internationally recognised as a leading light in the youth and international development sector. Responding to the priorities of young people around the world with a model for transformative change, our Global Strategy is pioneering a new type of decentralised agency: Locally driven, globally connected and becoming bigger than the sum of our parts through the Youth Collective, enabling thousands of local groups and organisations and millions of young people to lead change.

Cutting-edge, values-led and dynamic in our culture, we work out of ten global hubs to offer expertise, support and innovation for youth and partners around the globe.

We are Restless. We are unleashing the power of youth to change our world.

We are look for a talented individual with external relations skills to join our international board of trustees.

Ideally you will have experience in strategic fundraising and planning, knowledge of the main income channels, an understanding of public relations, branding and strategic communications, and campaigning experience, especially integrated campaigning and activism for engagement, influence and change.

As a member of the International Board of Trustees, you will be expected to attend four board meetings annually, four quarterly Sub Committee meetings and one annual away day.

To apply for this role, please submit an expression of interest (maximum two pages) outlining your suitability for the role of Trustee and an up to date CV to stating the following job reference Trustee – External Relations by Monday 2nd October 2017.  Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 18th October 2017.

This is an unpaid, voluntary role.

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