Trade Aid


Board/Committee - Trustee

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Trade Aid Dunedin Trust is seeking new Trustees to join our Board. We are looking for people who have enthusiasm and are able to commit time to be on our Trust Board and support the Trust in its work educating our community about fair trade.


This is a unique opportunity where you can make a real difference in our local store, the community, the wider Trade Aid movement and the lives of our overseas partners.


In particular, we are looking for candidates who can assist us to run educational events and promote our fair trade values to our community.

SKILLS REQUIRED

The ability to listen and communicate well is essential. Experience in education, community engagement and/or marketing would be an advantage. Governance, retail or business experience would also be helpful, but not essential.

LOCATION

133 George St, Dunedin

DAYS AND TIMES REQUIRED

Tuesday Afternoons, Tuesday Evenings

DRESS CODE

Informal

SUPERVISION AND TRAINING

You will gain governance experience as part of our board and you will also learn about fair trade.

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS

As we are a charitable trust, you need to be qualified to be an officer under the Charities Act 2005. See more information here: https://www.charities.govt.nz/ready-to-register/need-to-know-to-register/officer-information/