UFBA Challenge Panel Vacancies

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We are pleased to advise members that there are two vacancies in the UFBA Challenge Panel for the upcoming 2024-2025 Challenge Season.

This is an exciting opportunity for any UFBA member who is passionate about and committed to our Challenge events. We are looking for two members who can support the UFBA and Challenge Panel to shape, deliver, promote, and develop our Challenges to continue being world-class events for our members. Read the Position Outline below for more information about this important role.

Ces Pacey, UFBA Challenge Panel Leader says that it is “very rewarding to be part of a team that is so dedicated to providing these highly anticipated events for members. No day is the same, we work hard and have a good laugh… I always enjoy seeing competitors grow and achieve accolades, knowing I helped support them to do that.” 

If you think this is something you might be interested in applying for, please read the below UFBA Challenge Panel Policy for more information about the role. Then complete the below Application form and send to Connect@ufba.org.nz by Friday 24 July 2024

Appointment process and timeline 2024:

10 JulUFBA issues notification of vacancy with background materials and calls for applications from members.
10-24 JulUFBA members with suitable skill sets submit their application forms (and supporting documents if necessary).
24 JulApplications close
25 JulUFBA Management shortlists applicants based on the key attributes.
25 Jul

A shortlist of applicants is provided to the Membership Advisory Panel (MAP) for their consideration and comment. 

Further inquiry of the applicant may be required by the Challenge Panel Leader and/or Events Team Manager.

30 JulThe UFBA CEO appoints the Panel Member, on behalf of the Board.
30 JulAll unsuccessful applicants are notified

Want to be an Official at our UFBA Challenges?

If you are not ready for a challenge panel role, how about getting involved with the Challenges for 2024 as an Official?

You may be thinking about winding down from being a competitor and still want to contribute to the challenge and enjoy the camaraderie and atmosphere.

We couldn’t run our Challenges without the help of our Officials, and we would love to have you be part of our Officials’ team throughout the motu.

Check out the UFBA website for dates and locations of the 2024 events:  https://www.ufba.org.nz/challenges

Click the link under the heading “Want to help?”, fill out the Google Docs form with your contact details, and tell us about your area of interest and experience at Challenges.