Basketball ACT invites applications from eligible individuals who wish to be considered for the position of President or one (1) of two (2) Elected Director positions to be elected at the Annual General Meeting on 27 February 2024.

As a skills-based Board, candidates who have a strong background in finance/accounting, legal acumen and facility development are being sought to compliment the strategic priories of Basketball ACT into the future.

Candidates with relevant qualifications and experience in a similar or larger sized organisation will be highly regarded. All candidates must have a genuine interest in, and a broad understanding of, Basketball in Australia or the wider sporting community, strong business acumen supported by demonstrable strategic aptitude, financial literacy, a sound understanding of good governance and well-developed communication skills.

General Information

In addition, candidates for the role should possess the following personal attributes:

  • Capacity to leverage professional networks to promote and grow Basketball ACT by creating opportunities for both financial and other support;
  • The ability to work as part of a team, and commit to acting with respect for Management, peer Directors and relevant organisational and Board processes;
  • Demonstrated passion and time to make a genuine and active contribution to the Board; and
  • Act in a manner consistent with a Director’s role as custodian of the organisation and the game and appropriately represent Basketball ACT. It should be noted that Board meetings are scheduled for (in most cases) Tuesday evenings bi-monthly. Dates for conflict checking are available on request. This is a Voluntary (unpaid) position.

Nominations MUST be received by 5pm – TUESDAY – 30 JANUARY 2024. Completed nomination forms must be returned to Basketball ACT marked Attention to the “Chief Executive Officer” by:

  • Email: ; OR
  • Mail: PO Box 3268, Belconnen DC, ACT 2617; OR
  • Hand: 42 Oatley Court, Belconnen, ACT 2617;

You can find further details about the role, and the Board Nomination Forms below: