Are you an influential business leader, with a passion for innovation, who wants to play a crucial role in transforming manufacturing in the UK?
The High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult is the catalyst for the future growth and success of manufacturing in the UK – a network of Technology and Innovation Centres helping business transform ideas into new products and representing a strategic long-term investment in the UK’s innovation capability.
Our Mission is to deliver economic growth by enabling UK manufacturers to achieve significant improvements in their performance and productivity.
As a result of existing board members reaching the end of their term, we are now seeking to appoint four non-executive directors to join the Board. A new Chairperson will also subsequently be appointed from interested existing and new non-executive directors.
We are looking for dedicated and passionate individuals who can help to shape the future of the HVM Catapult, provide effective governance of its Delivery Plan and command the respect of senior stakeholders across business, Government and academia.
We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate:
We are particularly looking for those who have experience in one or more of the following:
Remuneration and Time commitment
Approximately 1 day per month which includes attendance at 6 Board meetings held at various locations across the UK. Remuneration will be £15,000 per year.
How to apply
Please send your CV and a covering letter no more than 3 pages outlining your motivation and how you meet the key elements of the role specification to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 11th September 2017. For further information please refer to the Candidate Information Pack below.