Director Vacancy - Application Deadline Monday 24th July 2017 Published on 7th July 2017


Deadline for applications:     24th July 2017

The Caithness & North Sutherland Fund is a community fund established by the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd to distribute a £4M funding package to community projects that will increase the attractiveness of Caithness & North Sutherland as a place to live, work and invest.

We are seeking applications from enthusiastic individuals with a passion for our communities to join our Board of Directors.  As a Director, you will be responsible to ensure that the Fund complies with its objectives and governing document as well as all relevant legislation and regulations.  You will also become a member of the Fund’s Assessment Committee (meeting quarterly) and will use your skills and experience to assist the Fund deliver its aims for the benefit of people living in the Dounreay travel to work area.

We are looking to fill two scheduled vacancies and have a preference for inviting candidates from both the West Caithness area and North Sutherland area.  We are particularly interested in attracting candidates with the following attributes:

·         Good knowledge of the community/voluntary/charity sectors.

·         Good knowledge of the needs of our communities.

·         Good understanding of finance and governance.

·         Be able and willing to commit the necessary time and effort.

For further information or to apply, please contact the Fund Coordinator:


Tel: 07841 204 982