Alarm Board Elections 2012 - Call for
2012 Elections to the Board
Alarm is seeking nominations to its Board of Directors. The
Board sets and manages the strategic direction of Alarm and has
overall responsibility for the management of the finances of the
organisation. Involvement on the Board is fulfilling and
exciting, and offers many benefits and personal development
Currently four places are available and retiring Board Members
can seek re-election.
The Timetable for Board Elections is as follows:
Results announced at the Alarm AGM 25th
What's in it for me?
Board membership provides unique opportunities to polish senior
management and strategic skills which may not be available to you
within your own organisation. Board members also benefit from
personal development experiences and training organised to enhance
the effectiveness of the Board.
Reasonable travel expenses and any accommodation costs required
in the delivery of Board duties will be covered - this includes
attendance at Annual Conference. Board members have gone on to
contribute at a more strategic level in their employing
Being on the Board requires a commitment to attend 6 Board meetings
a year, planning and development days and annual conference. Board
members are also required to assist, support or lead on initiatives
and projects to assist in the delivery of the Alarm Business Plan,
and this may require additional time either attending meetings and
events or preparing and developing such projects.
Candidates should ensure that they have the necessary permission
from their employer.
What skills are required?
• An understanding of and commitment to what Alarm stands for
- we're a membership organisation that supports risk managers and
risk management across the whole of the public sector.
• A willingness and capacity to work at a strategic level -
this may include business planning, policy development, financial
planning, commercial and product development
• The courage to stand for election
How do I apply?
If you are interested in standing for Board election, please
the nomination form.
Please complete the form and return it to the Alarm admin office at
firstname.lastname@example.org by 30th April
Read about the Commitment, Capacity and Capability required to
become a Board member
Read more about the rewards of becoming an Alarm Board or
Regional Committee member
We welcome all nominations and anyone wishing to discuss the matter
further may contact the Company Secretary, Peter Andrews.
For more general election enquiries and guidance please
T: 0333 123007
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