Orion is one of the largest electricity distribution networks in New Zealand providing power and new technology fibre capability to Christchurch and the regional towns and rural areas of Selwyn District. Their network extends over 8,000 square kilometres across Canterbury, from the Waimakariri River in the north, to the Rakaia River in the south, delivering electricity to more than 207,500 homes and businesses.This is a unique opportunity for suitably experienced and passionate candidates to work on a significant and essential utilities business delivering critical services to their community and embraces sustainable technology to support future capability. For more information go to www.oriongroup.co.nzExpressions of interest from potential Directors for the Orion Board are being sought. To succeed in this unique opportunity, you will have governance experience, be a strategic thinker and an active participant around the Board table, with a solid appreciation of governance best practice.The company is seeking skill diversity on its Board, with a preference given to candidates with experience and credibility in some or all of the following areas:Large company leadership experience ideally at a CEO levelEmerging technologies and over the horizon thinkingMana Whenua partnership and Te Tiriti world view appreciationCustomer and community engagementSustainability and ESG exposureResource management and natural capital experienceTo apply please submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting the value you would add to the Orion Board by clicking here. If you wish to have a confidential discussion, please contact Brannigans’ Consultants Nick Carter on 03 345 8764 or Sally Wynn Williams on 03 345 8759.Applications for this opportunity close at 5pm on 5 July 2021 50000 AUD New Zealand - NZ Canterbury Christchurch Christchurch
Job Opportunity | Non-Executive Director Orion | Brannigans

Non-Executive Director Orion

  • Key Infrastructure Organisation
  • Two Director Positions Available
  • Christchurch Based

Orion is one of the largest electricity distribution networks in New Zealand providing power and new technology fibre capability to Christchurch and the regional towns and rural areas of Selwyn District. Their network extends over 8,000 square kilometres across Canterbury, from the Waimakariri River in the north, to the Rakaia River in the south, delivering electricity to more than 207,500 homes and businesses.

This is a unique opportunity for suitably experienced and passionate candidates to work on a significant and essential utilities business delivering critical services to their community and embraces sustainable technology to support future capability. For more information go to www.oriongroup.co.nz

Expressions of interest from potential Directors for the Orion Board are being sought. To succeed in this unique opportunity, you will have governance experience, be a strategic thinker and an active participant around the Board table, with a solid appreciation of governance best practice.

The company is seeking skill diversity on its Board, with a preference given to candidates with experience and credibility in some or all of the following areas:

  • Large company leadership experience ideally at a CEO level
  • Emerging technologies and over the horizon thinking
  • Mana Whenua partnership and Te Tiriti world view appreciation
  • Customer and community engagement
  • Sustainability and ESG exposure
  • Resource management and natural capital experience

To apply please submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting the value you would add to the Orion Board by clicking here. If you wish to have a confidential discussion, please contact Brannigans’ Consultants Nick Carter on 03 345 8764 or Sally Wynn Williams on 03 345 8759.

Applications for this opportunity close at 5pm on 5 July 2021