Seeking New Member Nominated Director

Member Nominated Director Member

The New Zealand Greyhound Racing Association, also known as Greyhound Racing New Zealand (GRNZ), is the governing body for all Greyhound Racing in New Zealand, as authorised by the Racing Act 2003. GRNZ leads a small but dynamic Code working within the Racing Industry to improve the overall commercial viability of racing for all stakeholders. This is an interesting and challenging role in an industry that is a significant contributor to the New Zealand economy.

GRNZ now seeks nominations for the position of Member Nominated Director and the term of appointment is for three years.

Nominees should be skilled in one or more of the following areas:
  • Share in collective Board accountability for maximising animal welfare
  • Business and financial management
  • Racing in particular Greyhound Racing exposure
  • Governance and Board exposure/experience
  • Project Management
  • Relatable to stakeholders, especially Clubs.
An interest or background in greyhound racing is desirable, an understanding of how sporting bodies or membership organisations work, and an understanding of the relationship between member Clubs, other stakeholders and a governing body, such as GRNZ, would be a distinct advantage.

All nominations, to be marked private and confidential. A copy of the position description and application form can be downloaded at the links provided here.

All nominations will be treated in the strictest of confidence, and completed Nomination Forms and relevant accompanying documentation must be received by:

  • Cam Brinsdon, Independent Scrutineer, cam@boardclarity.co.nz; or
  • by post c/- Board Secretary, Greyhound Racing New Zealand, PO Box 38313,
  • Wellington Mail Centre, Lower Hutt 5045.
Nominations close at 5.00pm on 21 September 2018

Posted on 20/08/2018 11:12:42 AM

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