Appointments to ESRC Council 2015

December 12, 2014

The ESRC’s Appointments Panel is seeking applications from an experienced individual from the Public Sector, (local government/ executive agency/ NDPB/ devolved administration) to fill a vacancy on its governing Council. This vacancy is for part-time, fixed term membership and the total time commitment would be approximately 20 – 25 days per year. All reasonable travel and subsistence expenses to meetings will normally be reimbursed.

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 16.00 on 5 January 2015.

The Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills will appoint members to the Council on merit after considering advice from the Appointments Panel. The Secretary of State is committed to the principle of public appointment with independent assessments, openness and transparency of process and to providing equal opportunities for all, irrespective of race, age, disability, gender, marital status, religion, sexual orientation, transgender and working patterns.

An annual honorarium of £6,850 is normally paid. Civil servants would not receive any honorarium or expenses from the Council.

Further information

Further information about the vacancies, applications forms and interview dates are available to download via ESRC vacancies and the Cabinet Office website.

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