basketballscotland Chair Selection Process
At the 2010 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of basketballscotland Ltd, the Articles of Association were amended in relation to the selection of the Chair of basketballscotland Executive Board (the Chair).
The Executive Board have now implemented a process to comply with these articles in advance of the 2012 AGM – at which the Chair will be appointed. This includes the establishment of a short term Chair Selection Sub-Committee under the chairmanship of Andrew Warrington.
The Executive Board are charged with selecting one nominee for the post of Chair and recommending that this individual (the ‘Executive Board’s Recommendation’) is appointed Chair at the AGM.
This letter informs you of the formal commencement of the Chair Selection Process and seeks nominations from suitable candidates for the position of Chair. The successful candidate will serve a three year term of office.
Job description and Person Specification
The post of Chair has a specific skill set, with the Executive Board’s final recommendation based on the applicant’s competency for the role. The Job Description and Person Specification are attached.
All nominees for the position of Chair, with the exception of the incumbent Chair, must complete and submit a formal Nomination Form, so that they can demonstrate that they have the necessary skills, experience and personal attributes.
The deadline for submitting Nomination Forms is 4.00pm on Friday, 06 July 2012.
Please note that the incumbent Chair, Colin Pearson, has intimated his intention to seek re-selection and his nomination will be considered as part of the short listing process.
Short-Listing and Interviews
After the closing date for nominations, the Chair Selection Sub-Committee will meet to review the applications received, short-listing as necessary and inviting selected candidates for interview.
The interview process will include a presentation by each of the candidates, including the incumbent Chair.
Following the interview/presentation stage, the Chair Selection Sub-Committee will provide feedback to the Executive Board.
The Executive Board will then notify the membership of their Recommendation on or around 13 October 2012, with the AGM scheduled to take place on 04 November 2012
If anyone has any queries about the Chair Selection Process they should hesitate to contact Andrew Warrington (tel 01764 664 721, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org) or CEO, Kevin Pringle, at the basketballscotland office on 0131 317 7260.