Non-Executive Director - Games Workshop
Recruiter: Games Workshop
Posted: 28 Nov 2019
Closes: 28 Dec 2019
Contact: Games Workshop Limited
Job Function: Non-Executive Director
Industry: Engineering / Manufacturing, Finance, Retail / FMCG
Position Type: Permanent
About the Job
Do you want to make an active contribution as a Non-Executive Director to this unique, vertically integrated, global business?
Could you contribute at board level to this Stock Exchange listed company's constant drive for improved products, performance and shareholder returns?
Games Workshop has been making the finest fantasy miniatures in the world, for 40 years. We have over 500 retail stores in 23 countries, as well as trade sales teams selling to over 4000 independent retailers worldwide. Our head office in Lenton, Nottingham is home to our global service centre with all of the functions needed to keep a £250m+ public company running - IT, HR & Finance to name a few.
We are looking for a Non-Executive Director who will always put the Company's interest first, who can bring an open mind and considered good judgment to the boardroom whilst supporting the executive team. We would be particularly interested in candidates who have recent, relevant financial experience.
You will need to spend sufficient time in the Company, to get to know its people and how it works. You will attend all board and related meetings.
Working at Games Workshop
Games Workshop is a business with a strong internal culture. We have a definite set of ideas, beliefs and ways of doing business. We believe that how you behave does matter, therefore, we believe that attitudes - such as honesty and integrity - are even more important than skills. We will happily teach you the skills needed for many roles if you bring a great attitude to your work.
We believe that everybody in the company should be continually making things better for our customers, whether this is by providing ever better products or delivering ever greater service. We are hard working, committed and cheerful. Above all, we try to put the needs of the business first in our decision-making.
We have a strong culture of personal development at Games Workshop and there are many resources and opportunities for both personal and professional development. If the way you behave at work and the attitudes you display fit with ours, it is highly likely you will be successful, well rewarded and happy. You can read more about Games Workshop's business culture at jobs.games-workshop.com.
Other Essential Information
Closing Date: Applications must be received by midnight, UK time, on Sunday 22 December 2019.
If your application is successful, you must be available for an interview on 21 January 2020, in Nottingham.
How to Apply
If you wish to apply you must send us a letter or a video telling us why you want this role.
This is a great opportunity for you to let us know that you understand what we are looking for. Please include an up-to-date CV to support your application.