Eastland Group Limited is a commercial entity that owns a diversified portfolio of regional investments and provides key regional infrastructure – including Eastland Network, Eastland Port, Gisborne Airport and Eastland Generation investment, with total assets now in excess of $750m. It is a significant employer in the Tairawhiti region and is 100% owned by Trust Tairāwhiti, which means they return significant dividends each year to the Trust to support their strategic priorities aligned to regional wellbeing.
Due to rotation Trust Tairawhiti is seeking a new director for this high performing board. You will need a strong track record of professional commercial governance, sound financial leadership and strategic expertise, as well as interest and understanding of operating in the regions and of the unique community ownership model.
Particular experience in the energy generation sector and/or markets, or strong connections within the financial markets/investment profession would be advantageous, as would a connection to the Gisborne/ Tairāwhiti region.
Most importantly you will be a strong team player, prepared to roll your sleeves up and play an active part in the company’s success.
For an information pack that will include meeting schedules, director fees and the board composition please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply please email your resume and expression of interest to email@example.com.
Applications close Friday 11 June 2021.