Independent Non-Executive Director

  • Essex County FA
  • Essex, UK
  • 16 Nov, 2021
Volunteer Leadership & Management

Job Description

We're looking for an individual with legal and governance expertise to fill a voluntary Independent Non-Executive Director vacancy.

Football enthusiasts, players, volunteers, coaches and corporate professionals who’d like to make a difference within one of the largest County FAs in the country are welcome to access an open application process, with submissions required by 10:00am on Monday 29th November.

Essex has more than 4,700 teams, and the County FA are committed to maintaining a structure of diverse skills, experience and backgrounds which can add value to the game. Therefore, it’s crucial to attract and recruit the best candidate for the role.

The Essex County FA ‘Moving Forward’ Strategy 2024 outlines a strategic vision to “create a united grassroots football environment which delivers football opportunity For All.” One of those objectives is to ensure that the corporate governance structure of the Essex County FA is operating effectively and efficiently.

To support this, The FA developed the County FA Code of Governance, which the Essex County FA have committed, at Board level, to achieving. The recruitment of Independent Non-Executive Directors is assisting the Essex County FA to achieve this.


Application Deadline: 10:00am on Monday 29th November.