Independent Trustees & Independent Non-Executive Director | Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)

Job Title: Independent Trustees & Independent Non-Executive Director | Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigston Magna
Salary: Voluntary with reasonable expenses
Reference: IOSH
Contact Name: Liz Holderness
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2020 14:08

Job Description

Independent Trustees, IOSH Board

The IOSH Board is looking for Independent Trustees with experience of operating at a senior strategic level with a strong commercial acumen, as well as an understanding of governance and the fundamental duties and responsibilities of a trustee.

They seek people who will be committed to IOSH and can demonstrate strategic vision, sound commercial and financial acumen and excellent communication skills and are particularly keen to attract commercial individuals who bring expertise in either technology, digital, finance, audit and risk management within a global business.

As an active role, it also requires a willingness to devote the necessary time and effort to fulfil the duties of a trustee.

The time commitment is around 12 days a year, inclusive of board meetings, development days, and board committee meetings. The term of office is three years which can be extended up to six-years.

Independent Non-Executive Director, ISL Ltd

The commercial subsidiary ISL Ltd seeks a new Independent Non-Executive Director to join the Board of Directors.

They seek someone who is collaborative with strong business acumen, strategic and analytical skills and substantial experience at Director level reporting to a board. It also requires experience of developing strategic objectives and commercial planning and performance delivery within a modern and agile organisation.

The time commitment is around four days per year and includes four board meetings and preparation time. Meetings can be attended via video conference facilities where practical.

Why join IOSH?

Being a Trustee of IOSH or Non-Executive Director of ISL Ltd will:

  • be highly rewarding by being involved in making the world of work safer, healthier and more sustainable;
  • provide development opportunities;
  • build on your transferable skills;
  • expand your network and sphere of influence;
  • broaden your knowledge of the health and safety profession;
  • be involved in strategic discussion and decision making.

Closing date: Monday 17th February 2020

Please visit the job page on Peridot's website for more information and to apply:

For further information about the roles, or to arrange a confidential chat, please contact our executive search team at Peridot Partners:

Liz Holderness | | 07872 031079

John Powley | | 07399 528307