Vacancies: UK Research and Innovation Board Members

Vacancy Description

The UKRI Board will be expected to support the set-up of the organisation, providing clear strategic direction and oversight, promoting the importance of UK Research and Innovation and supporting the senior leadership team of the organisation to embed new ways of working across UKRI. The time commitment of UKRI Board Members is expected to be 20 days per annum. As well as the above requirements which would be expected for all UKRI Board Members, there are specific roles on the Board that will require additional expertise, and a larger time commitment to UKRI, expected to range between 20-35 days per annum. These additional roles include both the Innovation Champion and the Chair of the Audit, Risk and Assurance Committee.

The UKRI Board will be expected to support the set-up of the organisation, providing clear strategic direction and oversight, promoting the importance of UK Research and Innovation and supporting the senior leadership team of the organisation to embed new ways of working across UKRI. The time commitment of UKRI Board Members is expected to be 20 days per annum. As well as the above requirements which would be expected for all UKRI Board Members, there are specific roles on the Board that will require additional expertise, and a larger time commitment to UKRI, expected to range between 20-35 days per annum. These additional roles include both the Innovation Champion and the Chair of the Audit, Risk and Assurance Committee.

The closing date for applications is February 17th 2017.

For more information, please visit the Centre for Public Appointments website

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