Board Member Job Descriptions
As input into your efforts to write board member job descriptions, and to offer insight into the duties and responsibilities of nonprofit board members, we have provided general descriptions based on the Bridgespan Executive Search
team's experience working with boards. These examples provide a good starting point for writing a description and represent ways nonprofit organizations can configure their descriptions when recruiting for new board members and board chairs.
Board Job Descriptions
These brief job descriptions, from BoardSource, share the basic responsibilities of nonprofit board roles including: chair, vice chair, secretary, and treasurer. Use these samples to create your own for your organization's needs.
Board Member Job Description Sample
Sample job description for a nonprofit board member. Use this sample to create your own for your organization's needs.
Chairman of the Board of Directors Job Description
Sample nonprofit chairman of the board job description. Use this sample to create your own board chair job description to serve your organization's needs.