Call for Applications: Board Members

Buhle Farmers' Academy
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Thursday, 15 March, 2018
Opportunity type: 

Buhle Farmers Academy invites suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join our board. 

Potential board members should have the following attributes

  • Experience: Bring to the table a variety of experience with enterprise leadership; be willing to share their expertise and management experience while mentoring. In addition, individuals must have either financial management skills, a legal background, and/or experience with private/public partnerships.
  • Corporate Governance: Be an individual of the highest integrity (moral and ethical character) and have an inquiring mind, a willingness to ask hard questions whilst fully understanding the legal and other responsibilities of a director. As such they need to be free of any conflict of interest that would violate any applicable law or regulation or interfere with the proper performance of the responsibilities of a director;
  • Time: be willing and able to commit to a minimum of four meetings annually in Pretoria and be diligent in fulfilling their responsibilities during this period.

Experience in the field of agriculture is not mandatory.
The Board candidate should have the personal qualities to be able to make a substantial active contribution to Board deliberations. These qualities include intelligence, self-assuredness, a high ethical standard, inter-personal skills, independence, courage, a willingness to ask the difficult question, communication skills and commitment. 

Should this match your leadership qualities send your cv and brief motivation to:


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