North Kensington, Greater London

Voluntary (unpaid)


About the organisation

Portobello Business Centre is a not-for-profit social enterprise that over the last 25 years has been at the forefront of empoweri... Read more

Job Description

Put your skills and expertise to good use and make a difference to the local community devastated by the Grenfell disaster.

New Chair needed to help lead the long-term rebuilding and support of local people, businesses and economy.

Why get involved? This is an exciting opportunity to lead the Board of our not-for-profit organisation that over the last 25 years has been at the forefront of empowering local residents into enterprise as well as developing and fostering businesses in one the most deprived areas of London. 

Over the last two years, we have played a critical role in supporting and now rebuilding the community and businesses that continue to be adversely affected by the Grenfell tragedy.

As a leading social enterprise and BEIS approved Enterprise Agency, our award winning work has attracted both local and national recognition and continues to receive backing locally from the Council and the wider community.

We are looking for a committed and experienced individual to become the Chair of PBC Board. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from individuals with the following demonstrable experience and skill:

  • Fundraising and networking skills - ability to network and develop new opportunities with local decision makers and influential individuals to secure funding and support.

Chair Role Description and Person Person Specification is available. 

Interested in this exciting opportunity? Applications for the Chair is via CV and covering letter submitted via ChairtyJob

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 27 August 2019 at 10.00 am.