SciDev.Net – the Science and Development Network – is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing reliable and authoritative information about science and technology for the developing world. Through our website www.scidev.net we provide information and a platform to explore how science and technology can reduce poverty, improve health and raise standards of living. In addition, SciDev.Net builds developing countries’ capacity for communicating science and technology through our regional networks of committed individuals and organisations, practical guidance and specialist workshops.
SciDev.Net now seeks to appoint a Treasurer who shares our desire to bring reliable information about science and technology to the developing world, as well as developing and training practitioners. As our Treasurer you will bring the financial skills, initiative and broader expertise required to succeed in this crucial role on SciDev.Net’s Board. It will be a challenging and stimulating role, which will appeal to a high performing individual who has the drive and determination to enjoy the challenge in enabling SciDev.Net to achieve our ambitious plans.
With a background in one of our related sectors, you will possess the intellectual breadth to be credible in the role, have an engaging personality and a flexible approach. In addition, you will have the willingness to devote the necessary time and personal commitment, have an understanding and acceptance of the legal duties and responsibilities of trusteeship and the ability to work effectively as a member of a team.