Burning Man Netherlands is expanding to five board members and is looking for two new board members. One of the two; a punctual Treasurer with great organisational skills.
Burning Man The Netherlands is a 100% affiliate of Burning Man Projects (US). Currently, the board is formed by 4 members, all volunteer (unpaid) positions. The current board members are Daniel lumkeman (co-founder, RC and treasurer), Gaby Thijsse (co-founder, chairman and secretary), Rene Meeuwessen (general board member) and Marian Goodell (general board member).
You will translate our strategy into financial overviews. You advise the board based on these overviews with (financial) decisions. You will either do all our accounting or supervise an external accountant/bookkeeper to make sure that our everything is done perfectly.
You are a finance professional with great knowledge of accounting and a heart for Burning Man! As board member you are an intricate part of the growth and succes of Burning Man Netherlands, its goals and mission. You know how to be visible and approachable. Your entrepreneurial spirit doesn’t mean you have an answer to everything, but you are always willing to help out.
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As Daniel Lumkeman is stepping down as board member and Regional Contact (RC) of Burning Man Projects, Burning Man Netherlands in consent/collaboration with Burning Man Projects also wishes to appoint a new Regional Contact in the is board. It would be fab if you are open to combine this position with that of Regional Contact but this is not mandatory. For the RC role information can be found here (https://regionals.burningman.org/becoming-a-regional-contact/regional-leadership-criteria/)
As with all positions within Burning Man Netherlands, this is a volunteer position. However, being a Board Member will open doors for you! And you are influential in the growth and success of the Burning Man community in the Netherlands.
Great! We are looking forward to your application. Please apply via the apply button on this website and submit your resume and cover letter.
A selection committee (1 board member, 1 event lead, and 3 community members) will screen yours and other applications. After a first selection there will be two interview rounds. If you have any questions please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org or join our digital Town Hall meeting on Wednesday January 20th.