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Chair Person - Edinburgh

Non-for-Profit Sector - Executive/Management
Ref: 2803 Date Posted: Monday 04 Feb 2019
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As Lacrosse Scotland continues to work on its aim for sustainable growth, the Chair of Lacrosse Scotland will work closely with Board members, staff, operational volunteers, and dedicated membership to cultivate and develop the sport. This includes furthering positive relationships with key stakeholders including members, clubs, Sport Scotland, fellow Lacrosse Associations internationally, sponsors, the European Lacrosse Federation, and the Federation of International Lacrosse.


  • Take responsibility for managing the Board and the affairs of Lacrosse Scotland
  • Lead the delivery and development of Lacrosse Scotland’s goals set out in the Strategic Plan
  • Ensure the governance of Lacrosse Scotland is efficient, effective and fit-for-purpose
  • Lead the identification and development of potential sponsorship and business opportunities
  • Scrutinize performance and decisions taken by the Board and sub-committees to meet agreed targets
  • Line manage and oversee the work of Lacrosse Scotland staff
  • In conjunction with the Lacrosse Scotland office, prepare and present the annual report
  • Prepare the Agenda for each Board meeting and Chair these meetings
  • Liaise with the Finance Director to ensure that funds are spent properly and in the best interests of the sport
  • Help to prepare and submit any statutory documents that are required
  • Take responsibility for the appraisal process for Lacrosse Scotland staff
  • Promote all areas of Lacrosse supported by the Board

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Applications must be submitted by the closing date of 10.00pm on Monday 18​th​ February 2019. Interviews to co-opt a new director will take place Wednesday 20​th​ February 2019. 

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