As long as leprosy afflicts individuals and communities, we are committed to doing all we can to break its power and impact.
Are you the next Treasurer for the Leprosy Mission New Zealand Board?
We are seeking a volunteer Board member for the role of Board Treasurer and to Chair the Resource and Audit Committees for a minimum term of three years.
Leprosy Mission NZ (LMNZ) is a Christian aid and development organisation, and a member of the Leprosy Mission Global Fellowship. The Leprosy Mission’s global vision is to see ‘Leprosy Defeated and Lives Transformed’.
LMNZ funds a range of medical, public health, economic and community development projects across the world with a particular focus on the Asia-Pacific region.
LMNZ receives funding from the NZ government, through the NZ Aid programme, along with donations from faithful supporters and church communities. LMNZ is one of New Zealand’s oldest charities, established in 1912, is a registered charity and is governed by an independent Board, elected by its members.
This volunteer role requires attending approximately two Board meetings, AGM, Chairing at least three Committee meetings each year and occasional meetings with management as required.
Candidates will need to demonstrate that they possess the relevant qualifications as a Chartered Accountant. It is beneficial but not essential to have experience in relation to Board and governance requirements in a not for profit context. Board members are expected to be an active Christian inspired by faith to collaboratively contribute at a governance level.
How to apply
For a copy of the Position Description or to apply for the role, by emailing your CV and a covering letter, please contact: Gillian Whitley (Executive Director): firstname.lastname@example.org