CERN - European Organization for Nuclear Research
Chair of the Foundation Board (Trustee)
Organization : CERN - European Organization for Nuclear Research
Grade : Mid / Senior level, Grade 7 - Professional roles - Only open to Nationals of all CERN Member States and Associate Member States
Occupational Groups :
Accounting (Audit, Controlling)
Education, Learning and Training
Scientist and Researcher
Closing Date : 2019-09-30
ORGANISATION CERN & Society Foundation
JOB TITLE Chair of the Foundation Board (trustee) No remuneration
LOCATION Geneva, Switzerland *please note the post holder does not need to live in Switzerland
The CERN & Society Foundation was founded in 2014 by CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, to spread its spirit of scientific curiosity for the inspiration and benefit of society.
The CERN & Society Foundation operates nationally and internationally to pursue its mission, across three main areas : Education & Outreach, Innovation & Knowledge Exchange, and Culture & Creativity.
Additional information is available at : .
The Board of the CERN & Society Foundation is responsible for the overall governance, strategic direction, management and administration of the Foundation and its assets, and takes decisions on all matters concerning the Foundation according to the provisions set out in the Articles of Association.
it also inspires supporters and other key external audiences with CERN & Society’s mission. The CERN & Society Foundation Board meets typically 3-4 times a year.
The selected candidate will integrate into the CERN & Society Foundation Board with the following responsibilities :
The ideal candidate has the following characteristics :
HOW TO APPLY
Interested parties are asked to submit in confidence a :
2. Curriculum Vitae
Send to : Matteo Castoldi, Secretary of the CERN & Society Foundation Board, CERN, CH-1211 Geneva 23, Switzerland or no later than 30 September 2019.
Final candidates can expect an invitation to attend a discussion with the Foundation Board’s Selection committee during the month of October 2019.