The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is the representative forum for the professional bodies, research organisations and specialist business associations in the construction industry.

CIC Diversity Panel seeks new Chair

The Construction Industry Council is seeking to appoint a member of one if its constituent organisations to chair its Diversity Panel.

The appointments will be made by the Board of CIC and will be for an initial three-year term.

Nominations may be made by any member organisation of CIC or by any individual. The nominee must be a member of one of the 31 organisations in Full Membership of CIC (http://cic.org.uk/about-us/cic-members.php)

All CIC 's panels are appointed by the Council and report to the Council via the CIC Board. By agreement of members all specialist panels and committees are subject to re-approval by members at the Annual General Meeting.

The Diversity Panel is a collaborative forum and platform for members of all construction disciplines and professional bodies to identify and promote diversity policy and activities within the construction industry. The Panel meets on approximately four occasions per year – meetings are held in the afternoon and at a venue within Central London. The current terms of reference can be found at http://cic.org.uk/admin/resources/dptor-mar-2014-revision02.pdf

Nominations must include a brief CV of the nominee. Self-nominations are acceptable. Applicants may be required to attend a discussion with representatives of the Executive Board.

This is a voluntary position and no salary or fee will be paid.

Nominations are welcome on behalf of any individual member of a Full member of CIC, irrespective of age, gender or ethnicity.

Nominations should be made no later than 3 January 2017 and should be sent to:

Mr Graham Watts OBE
Chief Executive
Construction Industry Council
26 Store Street
London
WC1E 7BT
gwatts@cic.org.uk

All nominations will be treated in the strictest confidence