Sunday, November 7, 2021

Vacancy on SCUTREA Council - Membership Secretary - Respond by 29 November


Dear Members and Friends,

There is a vacancy on the SCUTREA Council for Membership Secretary. Dr. Sarah Galloway has decided to step down from the role; we thank her for her contributions to SCUTREA over the past decade.   

The specific role and duties of the SCUTREA Membership Secretary stated in the SCUTREA Constitution are as follows:

Purpose: To facilitate the efficient and effective organisation of the SCUTREA, in partnership with the Honorary Chair, the Honorary Secretary and the Honorary Treasurer.

Duration: Three years from election.

Main Duties

1 Membership fees

• Collect annual membership fees (institutional and individual) as due and ensure payment to the Honorary Treasurer

• Liaise with the Honorary Secretary and the Honorary Communications Officer in order to maintain an accurate membership database and email circulation list

 2 Records

• Keep accurate records of all SCUTREA’s membership transactions and to submit a report on changes in membership at each Council meeting

 3 Report

• Prepare an annual report on membership for presentation at the AGM

 4 Council

• To report to Council on all issues affecting the individual and institutional membership of SCUTREA

 Skills, personal qualities and other requirements: Financial, organisational and administrative skills

Remuneration: There is no remuneration for the post. However, costs for stationery, photocopying, postage and telecommunication expenses are recoverable from SCUTREA. The main reward is the status of being responsible for the development and maintenance of an internationally renowned and respected research organisation; the benefits this brings to your institution; working with colleagues from other universities and learning organisations in a non-competitive and purposeful way; international travel opportunities; being able to put all this on your CV and on applications for promotion and for jobs.

Expressions of Interest for this role, including an up-to-date CV, should be sent to by 29 November 2021.

 Best wishes, Bonnie, Nicola, Olivia and Sharon