Example Committee Member Role Descriptions

All management committee members should receive copy of a written role description providing clear information about the roles and responsibilities and expected commitment of management committee members.


If your organisation is a limited company, your Management Committee members are usually the Company Directors.  More about the responsibilities of Company Directors.

Click on the links below for examples of what other organisations include in their role descriptions, but ensure that you tailor yours to suit your own organisation:

  • the detailed example may be more suitable for larger organisations, with more formal working practices
  • the short example may be more suitable for smaller groups, with an informal approach

Click here for a worksheet on developing a role description.


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Example role description - detailed.pdf27.85 KB 27.85 KB
Example role description - short.pdf21.53 KB 21.53 KB