Who we are
Established in 1968, International Food Information Service (IFIS) is a not-for-profit organisation whose mission is to fundamentally understand and best serve the information needs of the food community. Our vision is to be a global leader of innovative information solutions for food and health. We are committed to:
We wish to recruit a treasurer with a background in senior finance roles covering financial management, investment and defined benefit pension schemes. The role involves  contributing to the strategic direction of our organisation and  ensuring that management are delivering relevant and effective support to scientists, technologists and engineers around the world.
This is a voluntary role that involves attending quarterly meetings and providing occasional advice and support. Attendance can be virtual, but we prefer the treasurer to attend at least one meeting in person each year. Travel and accommodation expenses will be provided. Our offices are 25 minutes from London, Heathrow.
In total, the time commitment will amount to 5-6 days per year.
Trustees are appointed for a three-year term. This can be renewed by mutual agreement. No previous experience of serving on a Board is required as we will provide training.
How to apply
For further information about the role please email IFIS’s Managing Director, Jonathan Griffin at email@example.com.
If you wish to apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to IFIS’s HR Manager, Claire Peggs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline date for applications is 16th August 2021.
Original source: Indeed