The Institution of Gas Engineers & Managers has a long tradition of representing the interests of gas engineers and managers and championing qualifications, technical standards and codes of practice. With around 4,000 individual members and over 250 industrial affiliates, we are looking for a senior industry professional to provide strong leadership and delivery of the Institution’s strategy. The Institution has eleven sections including one in Ireland and one in Hong Kong.   

About the role

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer
Location: Kegworth, East Midlands

With experience of the energy industry, a professional institution and/or a professional membership body, the person appointed will have the credibility and determination to take up this high profile role. The person appointed will be highly self-motivated, have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to lead and motivate a team of dedicated and committed staff with a variety of specialist skills.

The CEO will be expected to deliver the institution’s strategy and position IGEM so that it acts as a trusted advisor to policy makers, develop new products and services for members and potential growth markets.

The CEO should have presence, the ability to build relationships with and influence senior external stakeholders.  An appreciation of charity law as applicable to a professional engineering institution would be advantageous. The successful candidate will be appointed for a fixed, renewable term contract on a salary that reflects the demands of the position.

This is an exciting time to be joining IGEM as the Institution positions itself as an advocate on behalf of the industry and its role in meeting the UK Climate change targets as well as acting as spokesperson in communicating the engineering innovation that is currently taking place across the industry.  As a professional membership body there is also a focus on driving membership growth, increasing the member value proposition and creating opportunities to diversify and further develop IGEM’s products and services

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How to apply

In order to apply for this role please submit your CV with salary expectation marked "confidential and personal to addressee" which should be forwarded to [email protected] or by writing to:

Gordon Davies
Honorary Secretary
The Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers
IGEM House
26 & 28 High Street
DE74 2DA 

Further information or more details can also be obtained from [email protected] to whom email applications are encouraged.                                                                                                                                               

Closing Date: Wednesday 28 February