National Executive 2020 Applications

Details

Location: National

Contact Email: jayden.vanleeuwen@unyouth.org.nz

Closing Date: 06/12/2019 5:00 pm

Overview

Applications are now open for the 2020 National Executive of UN Youth!

The National Executive (NX) is a group of seven senior volunteers who are collectively and individually responsible for the day-to-day management of UN Youth. The NX is led by the National President, with the 2020 National President set to be elected at the National AGM on December 1st. The other positions available on the NX, and which the Board is seeking applications for are:

  • National Communications Officer
  • National Education Officer
  • National Finance Officer
  • National Operations Officer
  • National Relations Officer
  • National Volunteers Officer

These other six members of the NX are appointed by the Board of Directors, and together with the 2020 National President, will begin their term on January 1st.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Prospective candidates must submit a written application to nxappointments@unyouth.org.nz by 5pm, Friday 6th December 2019. All the information regarding the written application, including the requirements and necessary contents of the application, can be found in this application pack. Please ensure application files are in PDF format. 

Following this, shortlisted applicants will be required to undergo interviews conducted by the National Executive 2020 Selection Panel (composed of the current National President, the Chair of the Board, and the Volunteers Representative, with the Chair of the Finance, Risk and Audit Committee as an alternate). Please note, these interviews will take place between December 9th-15th, and applicants must be available for an interview during this periodNational Executive 2020 members will then be appointed by the Board from the pool of applicants.

 

If you have any questions related to the National Executive in general or the application process, please contact the 2019 UN Youth National President, Jayden van Leeuwen (president@unyouth.org.nz). Applicants are also strongly encouraged to reach out to the relevant current National Executive Officer(s) in order to discuss the specific nature of the role(s) – contact details are in the application pack.