Vacancy: Independent Chair

January 22, 2022 | by Matt Halfpenny


England Boxing is seeking to appoint an independent Chair to provide leadership to the organisation to enable it to fulfil all responsibilities for the overall governance, strategic direction and delivery of the sport.

The person appointed is required to have no involvement at club level with any boxing organisation or administration and should have no financial interest in boxing or boxing-related activities.

The successful candidate will offer a wider view of external factors affecting the organisation and the environment it operates in and thereby provide creative, informed and constructive input when considering the objectives and plans submitted by the Chief Executive.

The person will also represent the Board in negotiations and dialogue with key partners and stakeholders, support the development of strong communications and close working relations with the membership, regions, home nations, other international federation and EUBC and IBA, plus external parties including media and opinion formers, as well as lead the review of the performance of the Chief Executive Officer.

Further details can be viewed by clicking here.

Interested candidates should send a covering letter and CV to

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 18th February 2022.