Digital trustee

Digital trustee

At a glance


  • Marketing strategy
  • Digital and IT strategy
  • Digital Trustees


Birmingham, B12 9AT
Mainly at home, or remote opportunity.
Travel limit? None.


Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month, 1-3 hours / week, 3-7 hours / week, 1-15 hours or 15-90 hours

Hayat Orphanage works with vulnerable orphan children in Afghanistan we are a newly registered charity in the UK and need assistance and help shaping our digital strategy

What will you be doing?

  • Provide thought leadership on the role of digital in your charity’s [fundraising/ marketing / communications / service delivery / operations] and help build and implement this vision.
  • Highlight the opportunities and the risks of digital, in terms of our strategy in general.
  • Translate the risks and opportunities of digital for other trustees, to enable the board as a whole to engage in an informed way.
  • Take the lead in evaluating proposals for the board
  • Provide strategic oversight of [project]  implementation.
  • Champion the use of data in board discussions, and in driving the delivery and improvement of [fundraising/ marketing / communications / service delivery / operations].
  • Draw on your networks to support our work.
  • Help ensure that the executive / operations teams have the digital capabilities that they need to implement the strategy.

What are we looking for?

  • Experience of working at a management / leadership level.
  • Demonstrable and practical experience of delivering transformational change to business technologies and processes, to deliver cost savings and service improvements for customers.
  • Experience of current agile project management practices, open source, cloud platforms and digital services.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and willingness to take collective responsibility for the governance of our charity.

What difference will you make?

It will make a huge difference to our organisation and growth which is badly needed at this critical time of coronavirus.


What's in it for the volunteer?

Opportunity to work with a great team and making a difference to the lives of young children.

  • Young people
  • Hayat Orphanage supports orphans in Laghman Afghanistan by helping them with education, food and healthcare.