Development West Coast (DWC) is a charitable Trust, established to foster sustainable economic benefit and employment opportunities throughout the West Coast region.
DWC’s support falls into four main areas – business development and enablement; commercial finance; regional economic development; and tourism and destination management, assisting numerous businesses through the region, and optimising long term strategic returns from its perpetual fund.
This vacancy arises with the retirement of an existing Trustee. The DWC Trustees meet every 6 weeks and this is a remunerated position.
In making the appointment there is no requirement that the appointee resides on the West Coast but it is essential that candidates are accessible and understand and have connections with the West Coast and its unique challenges and opportunities.
Candidates will have proven governance experience, strong commercial acumen and be an innovative, future-focussed strategic thinker prepared to challenge the status quo.
This is a unique opportunity to contribute at a governance level to the growth and prosperity of the West Coast region.
To apply in strict confidence now, please complete the ‘apply for this job’ application form, attaching your cover letter and CV. Applications close on 15 May 2022.