Expression of Interest - Independent Audit Committee Members

14 December 2018, 04:00 PM

Expression of Interest Audit Committee Independent Members

Council is seeking an independent member to fill a current vacancy on the Audit Committee. Successful applicants will have relevant industry experience, tertiary qualifications in a related field and be able to provide specialist knowledge in one or more of the following: financial compliance, risk management, legal compliance, governance, business management and information technology.

Council operates a diverse business portfolio, to meet the local community's needs while complying with state and federal legislative requirements. Council's Audit Committee operates under Section 139 of the Local Government Act 1989. The Committee's role is to oversee and monitor the effectiveness of Council in carrying out its responsibilities for accountable financial management, good corporate governance, maintaining an effective system of internal control and risk management, and fostering an ethical environment. The Committee meets a minimum of four times a year at Council's Beechworth Office.

Council is offering an appointment of up to 3 years.

Expressions of interest close, 5pm on Friday 14 December 2018. Download the full EOI package including applicant assessment criteria HERE(DOCX, 215KB)