Marlborough Cricket Association (MCA) is a forward thinking and innovative organisation responsible for delivering cricket in the District. The MCA Board consists of up to seven volunteer directors who are elected for a three-year term at the Annual General Meeting (AGM), following recommendation by a Board Appointments Panel.

MCA and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) are committed to respecting diversity and encouraging inclusion. We support a diversity of different perspectives and backgrounds within the organisation and board. Underpinning this is our wholehearted commitment to deliver ‘A game for all New Zealanders; a game for life’.

Applications are now open to candidates who can demonstrate a mix of strengths across the key skills and competencies outlined in a framework approved by the organisation’s membership. This framework aims to deliver outstanding governance leadership and includes an ability to engage in original thinking that will drive the sport forward across the district.

In addition, Directors may also possess specific strengths in a range of areas including:  finance, marketing/communications, sport development and organisational development amongst others.

Directors must be prepared to undergo regular governance reviews and be willing to develop their personal governance capabilities by completing programmes such as ‘Governance 101 for Cricket’ through Sport NZ.

Applicants should apply by email to attaching their cover letter and CV. The following documents are available upon request:

  • Skills and Competencies Framework
  • Marlborough Cricket Association Constitution
  • Strategic Plan

The Board Appointments Panel will evaluate all applications, conduct interviews and nominate suitable candidates for appointment by 30 June 2019.

Applications close on 31 May 2019.