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IoF issues call for trustees

IoF issues call for trustees

The is looking for new to join its board, with three vacancies to fill.

Any member residing in the UK may apply to be an IoF trustee, with a deadline of midday on 28th April. Information on how to apply, as well as on the main criteria applicants need to meet can be found in the Trustee Recruitment and Information Pack on the IoF site.

Essential skills for applicants are:

  • Ability to contribute to strategic decision-making
  • Understanding the governance role of a Trustee
  • Experience of acting as a representative of an organisation

Also desirable is experience of:

  • another membership organisation
  • successful public policy campaigns
  • commercial activities similar to IoF
  • working in professional standards or compliance

In addition to the AGM in July and a strategy away day, the Board meets at least three times a year. Meetings of the Board usually take place from 13.00 to 17.00 at the IoF’s offices in London.


Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via

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