Board Member Vacancies

Board Member Vacancies

Listed: Jan 14, 2022
Contract – part-time
Closing: Feb 13, 2022
Otago / Dunedin
CEO & general management

The Otago Rugby Football Union (ORFU) invites applications for appointed Board Members for a three-year term. ORFU’s purpose is to grow and foster community rugby throughout Otago and enable local pathways to higher performance.


Two positions will become vacant by way of rotation, with the incumbents retiring at the next AGM in March 2022.


The independent appointment panel encourages applicants that:



  • Have governance and/or leadership experience

  • Think strategically, and act independently, in the best interests of rugby across all of Otago

  • Have a passion to advance the interests of rugby in Otago

  • Have sound financial literacy skills and experience


Diversity is a key consideration of the panel to ensure that the ORFU Board is inclusive and representative of current and future participants.


Applicants should demonstrate success as either a Director or Senior Executive.


For more information about the ORFU please visit www.orfu.co.nz, or contact ORFU Board Selection Panel Chairperson, Paul Allison, on 027 436 7170.


All applications must include a C.V. and a covering letter.


Applications are to be made to the ORFU Chief Executive Of?cer:


Richard Kinley
Otago Rugby Football Union
PO Box 691,
Dunedin 9054 Or email


Applications close 5.00pm Friday 11 February 2022.