What is going on in the NED marketplace? Who is hiring, what skills are trending and what are recruiters really looking for in a NED? Join Vanessa Jolly, General Manager Board Recruitment at Director's Australia for her take on the NED marketplace at our first WOBSX Alumni event on the year.
Vanessa will also cover how recruiters:
- Assess board composition
- Identify board skills, experience and diversity gaps
- Draft a director position description
- Employ search strategies for directors
- Interview directors
PLEASE NOTE: Only graduates of the WOBSX program are eligible to attend this event.
Guest Presenter: Vanessa Jolly
Vanessa is an accomplished executive HR leader with over 20 years’ experience across government, not-for-profit and private sectors. Having worked with global organisations in both remote and metropolitan regions she is well networked. She has a proven track record in understanding and positively driving business performance outcomes within complex environments.
Being in the business of connecting people drives Vanessa to ensure the right person, with the right skills and attributes is an organisation at the right time. Vanessa draws on her highly developed people skills and relationship management to identify the best fit for both individuals and organisation.
Vanessa has expertise in a broad range of HR/IR disciplines with special interest in the areas of developing and maintaining relationships, selection and recruitment, long term strategy development, project management, performance management frameworks, workplace diversity, organisational design and restructures.
She is passionate about building relationships and getting the best out of people. With collaboration a priority, Vanessa has led and successfully delivered many complex HR project both nationally and internationally.Vanessa holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in Human Resource Management and Management from the Queensland University of Technology and is a trained mediator and negotiator. Vanessa is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD) and a certified practitioner with the Australian Human Resources Institute (CAHRI).