National Society of Black Engineers

Board of Directors, Member at Large

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Oehring Advisors LLC
Houston, Texas, United States
8 days ago

Description

Oehring Advisors LLC is looking for a committed board member to serve on our company's seven member governing body. The board member's responsibilities include advising on strategic plans, participating in evaluations, and monitoring its financial affairs. You should also prepare for board meetings (held monthly virtually), attend them regularly, and actively participate in them.

We recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond the technical requirements of the job. If your experience is close to what you see here, please consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is key to innovation and inspiration.  Therefore we encourage people of all backgrounds to apply. Please let us know if you need any accommodations during the interview process. 

To be successful as a board member you should have significant professional leadership experience and strong diplomatic skills. An outstanding board member will be passionately committed to the organization's vision and mission.

Vision: To make engineering accessible to everyone with an idea.

Mission: By engineering technologies that improve the world.

We believe that anyone can have a world-changing idea; but, many don't know how to get from concept to market. We bridge that gap by providing turnkey engineering, intellectual property, and related market research and strategy solutions to support innovators. While we serve many broad markets, we focus on technologies that have the potential to improve the world, whether through efficiency gains, lower cost, improved functionality, increased accessibility, or some other measure.

Board Member Responsibilities:

  • Knowing the organization's vision, mission, programs, policies, and needs.
  • Preparing for meetings by reviewing the agenda and supporting documentation.
  • Attending monthly 1-hour virtual, video conference board meetings and participating actively and conscientiously.
  • Keeping up with issues and trends that affect the organization.
  • Participating in the evaluation of business operations and executives.
  • Approving audit reports, budgets, and business decisions.
  • Contributing to the development of policies and strategic plans.
  • Understanding the organization's financial affairs and ensuring fiduciary responsibilities are met.
  • Ensuring the organization complies with legal requirements.
  • Maintaining confidentiality on all internal organizational affairs.


Requirements

Board Member Requirements:

We recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond the technical requirements of the job. If your experience is close to what you see here, please consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is key to innovation and inspiration.  Therefore we encourage people of all backgrounds to apply. Please let us know if you need any accommodations during the interview process. 

  • Proven track record in an executive leadership role.
  • Previous board experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of the organization and the relevant industry.
  • Sufficient time availability for board duties.
  • Strong diplomatic and interpersonal skills.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 60898850
  • Location:
    Houston, Texas, United States
    Remote, United States
  • Position Title: Board of Directors, Member at Large
  • Company Name: Oehring Advisors LLC
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Job Function: Executive
  • Job Type: Other
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Years of Experience: More than 15 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%

Please refer to the company's website or job descriptions to learn more about them.

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