Salary: Remuneration for the Board Member role is set (TBC) per annum
Closing Date: 16th October 2020
There will be four Board meetings per year plus any extraordinary meetings as well as advisory and sub-committee/Partnership Board meetings where appropriate. This will equate to one day per month of time commitment. (TBC)
The SPV Board Chair
What do we do?
Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM)
The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority is the Transport Authority for transport planning and public transport. It brings together the councils of the area and is led by the elected mayor.
The vision is for an expensive metro-style network that seamlessly connects regional settlements, major city fringe employment sites and key satellite growth areas across the region with key railway stations and Cambridge city centre, helping to nurture and sustain long-term regional economic growth. CAM is currently expected to use a technologically advanced, sustainable, highly flexible trackless electric vehicle.
The CAM network will comprise both tunnelled and surface elements and will be delivered over the next decade:
Development of the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV)
Based on the commendations of the Delivery Sub-Group, the CPCA CEO commissioned Deloitte to provide an initial organisational design and governance structure to prepare for the establishment of an SPV to be responsible for delivering the CAM. A visioning exercise was undertaken to clearly articulate the purpose of the SPV, agreeing that, fundamentally:
The CAM will provide a long term environmentally sustainable transport system that:
Why join us?
The appointments are based solely on merit creating an environment where businesses flourish by sharing the ambitions of the CPCA. You will have the opportunity to personally make a tangible difference to our area and the economy on a local, national and international stage.
What will you do?
To succeed in your application, you will have an exceptional set of skills and experiences.
We want to find a Board Member who will represent the best interests of our community, and we are dedicated to supporting a fully inclusive culture and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.
The Combined Authority will appoint the right person based on merit, and in accordance with the CPCA requirements.
For further information or for an informal discussion about the role please contact Sabina Mahmood on 01480 277180/ 075393 452 255
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please submit CVs with a covering letter to email@example.com