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Board Member

Board Member
Harbour Homes

Are you ready to make a meaningful impact in your community? We are partnering with Harbour Homes to find a passionate individual to join their esteemed Board and Finance and Risk Committee.

Harbour Homes is more than just a housing provider – they are a catalyst for positive change. As a Registered Social Landlord, they provide thousands of affordable homes in and around Leith, including award-winning developments stretching from Granton to Portobello. Harbour are committed to creating vibrant, thriving communities, through quality housing solutions and community development, and good governance is a key to this mission.

As a voluntary board member, you’ll have the opportunity to play a pivotal role in the development of their growing, ambitious, and award-winning organisation. Utilise your experience, skills, and knowledge to drive constructive change, while developing your own knowledge, experience, and personal skills through engaging projects and initiatives. Network with like-minded individuals who share your commitment and ideals, and contribute to Harbour’s vision. That vision? Making a positive impact on the lives of people in Leith and north Edinburgh by providing affordable homes and fostering brilliant communities.

Do you have a background in Finance, Risk Management, or Treasury? We want to hear from you! But that’s not all – Harbour also value expertise in various other areas, including:

  • Community Development
  • Local Economic Development
  • Public Health and Wellbeing
  • Property/Architecture
  • Eco/Sustainability
  • Digital
  • Human Resources
  • Legal

Formal qualifications are not essential – your passion and interest in any of these fields are what truly matter.

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Nigel Fortnum or David Currie at Aspen People on 0141 212 7555.

To apply for the position, please submit below your CV and supporting statement (as one combined document) detailing your relevant knowledge, skills, experience, and enthusiasm for our cause.

Closing date for applications: Monday 15th April 2024