the3million (organisation representing EU citizens in the UK) seeks new Non-Executive Director – governance experience welcomed
the3million is currently seeking up to three new non-executive directors to strengthen its board and support the work of this passionate organisation as the next few years will bring enormous challenges. It is an exciting time to join us as we are transitioning to becoming a charity. These positions are unpaid.
the3million is the leading organisation representing EU citizens in the UK. Our work ranges from monitoring and advocating for correct implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, informing people of their rights, advocating for the integration of EU citizens, promoting a fairer pathway to citizenship, and giving EU citizens a voice in British society to change the narrative on migration. The Young Europeans Network is our youth wing, providing a platform to a group usually overlooked.
We are a grassroots and non-partisan organisation, working with a variety of stakeholders, from MPs to trade unions, NGOs and the media on specific issues affecting our citizens’ rights.
the3million was incorporated as a limited company by guarantee with Companies House in November 2017.
We are planning to become a charity in 2021 and all non-executive directors will be invited to become trustees of the charity.
What does the role involve?
You will join a small board of committed professionals passionate about helping EU citizens in the UK at this difficult time. All directors work closely with our very dedicated staff team.
We are specifically seeking directors with expertise in the following fields: human resources, charity accounting, charity governance, fundraising and a board secretary.
As a the3million non-executive director, you’ll play a vital role in keeping the organisation on track with its objectives. You will apply your professional experience towards shaping our strategy on fundraising, governance, campaigning and other areas of work.
Who should apply?
Applications are welcome from everyone with the relevant passion and experience. Our board comprises many nationalities and being an affected foreign citizen whose home is in the UK would be an advantage.
Please send your CV along with an accompanying letter explaining your reasons for applying. For more information, please see the director recruitment pack and person specification below. We highly recommend going through the recruitment pack thoroughly before you start your application.
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