Roles and responsibilities

Role of Management Committee members. 

The role of management committee members is described may vary according to the size and nature of the organisation. However, all committee members are individually committing to:

• upholding the values and objectives of the organisation;
• giving adequate time and energy to the duties of being a trustee; and
• acting with integrity and avoiding or declaring personal conflicts of interest. 

(Adapted from Good Governance: A Code for the Voluntary and Community Sector).

For more information on the duties of management committee members click here.

FAQS on the role of management committee members gives an overview of commonly asked questions.

All management committee members should have a role description which outlines what is expected of them.  There should also be a person specification which outlines the skills which are needed.