work for rare voices australia
Company Secretary (volunteer)
Time required: Approximately 5-6 hours a month
Duration of project: Ongoing - A minimum one year commitment is requested Contact Name: Nicole Millis
Contact phone: 0459 021 204
Contact email: email@example.com
About the Role
Rare Voices Australia (RVA) is looking for a volunteer Company Secretary to support the governance of the Board.
RVA is a national nonprofit advocacy organisation, providing a voice for all Australians affected by rare disease. People with rare diseases often have very complex needs and face unique challenges. The burden of rare disease remains unacceptably high for patients, families, communities and the health system. RVA provides a strong common voice to advocate for health policy and a healthcare system that better responds to people living with a rare disease.
RVA is looking for a Company Secretary to support the governance of our organisation on a pro bono basis. The Company Secretary is appointed by the Board and must meet ACNC governance standard.
Company Secretary Responsibilities:
To act in good faith in the interests of the company
Not to act for an improper purpose
Advising the Board and its committees on governance matters
Monitoring that Board and committee policy and procedures are followed
Coordinating the timely completion and dispatch of board and committee papers
Ensuring that the business at board and committee meetings is accurately captured in the minutes
Helping to organise and facilitate the induction and professional development of directors
How to Apply
If you like to join our dynamic team, please send your resume and a brief covering letter highlighting how you would add value to Nicole Millis, Chief Executive Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information visit our website www.rarevoices.org.au
About the Organisation
Organisation name: Rare Voices Australia Not for Profit: Yes
Apply for this Position
For details concerning this role, please contact Nicole Millis:
Phone: 0459 021 204