Independent Members for Audit & Risk Committee and Finance & Business Committee

Job Title: Independent Members for Audit & Risk Committee and Finance & Business Committee
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: 0
Reference: BZS1234
Contact Name: Kristina Haldane
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 06, 2021 11:53

Job Description

Bristol Zoological Society has been established for 186 years and is world famous. We operate two zoos, education programmes for all ages and conservation field programmes around the world. To support our Trustees, we co-opt independent members to our Trustee Committees as volunteers.  We are now looking for:

  • An independent member for the Audit & Risk Committee, with experience of governance in a not for profit organisation, either in a board role, reporting to a board or co-opted experience of serving on a governing committee.
  • An independent member for the Finance & Business Committee with experience in developing, delivering and evaluating formal and informal learning programmes in a relevant sector.

Our information pack can be found here:, or please contact Kristina Haldane, Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive (email: who will email the pack to you.  We very much hope that you will want to be considered for this role.  Potential applicants are welcome to contact the Chair of the relevant Committee or Chief Executive for a discussion in confidence around the role or the Society via Kristina Haldane.  

If you then wish to be considered for the role, please forward your curriculum vitae with a covering letter setting out why you are interested in this role to Kristina Haldane by Monday 31 May 2021.