Volunteer Posting 787

Board Director
Alberta Lymphedema Association
Work From Home - Calgary area
flexible / as needed
closes in 42 days (Mon, 4 Jul)

The Alberta Lymphedema Association is seeking an individual with a strong foundation in Governance to act as a Board Member/Director on ALA’s Board of Directors.

Responsibilities (for all Board Directors):
• An understanding of governance
• Effective written and oral communication skills
• Knowledge of good financial management practices
• Demonstrated team building skills
• Proficient computer skills including social media platforms
• Experience in an advocacy role (deemed to be an asset, but not a requirement)
• Event planning skills
• Health sector experience

As a Board, we strive to collectively have the following critical skills:
• Fund Development
• Governance
• Marketing / Communications (including media relations and advertising)
• Organizational Development (including strategic planning)
• Program/Project Development and Management
• Past Board Experience
• Past Committee Experience

Qualifications for this position:
• Experience in volunteer and/or non-profit sector;
• Specific experience with Board Governance, Board policy development and enactment
• Knowledge of healthcare, specifically lymphedema, preferable, but not required
• Commitment to a three-year term and drive to create positive change in the community

Attributes:
• Strong leadership abilities
• Team player
• Effective communicator (written, oral)
• Creative thinker

Please Note: This is a three-year commitment. We are looking for someone who is driven to create positive change in the community and who is interested in working, learning, and collaborating with other Board Members. We recently had a Board Member complete her final term with the Board after many wonderful years, so we are now seeking your Governance experience to help us continue to create positive change.

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