Non-Executive Director / Chair of Audit Committee Vacancy

About The Role

Job Outline: Non-Executive Director / Chair of Audit Committee 

Salary from: £4,250

Application deadline: 5.00pm 3rd Nov 2023

We are seeking an experienced Non-Executive Director (NED) to play an active role in the strategic management of the company in terms of waste collection, street scene and recycling, whilst supporting the financial, environmental, economic and social objectives of the Council. As a Board member, you will take a lead in shaping and defining the company’s future direction, strategic objectives and values.

You should be a strategic thinker, with strong communication skills including an ability to offer constructive challenge, as well as being able to interpret data and performance management information.

The role also includes chairing the company’s Audit committee, reporting to the Board and shareholder on strategic risk matters and liaising with the company’s internal and external auditors. Financial, audit or relevant governance experience is therefore essential.


How To Apply?

Applying for the Role

Full details of the role can be found in the candidate pack, which includes the role description, person specification and application form.

Remuneration and Time Commitment

On average, this role will require attendance at five Board meetings and four Audit Committee meetings per year as well as briefings, training and annual company development activities. NEDs are also required to read through material and prepare ahead for meetings.

As a Non-Executive Director and Chair of Audit Committee you would receive an allowance payment of £4,250 per year (gross figure).

Length of Term

The appointment is for three years (with a review after 12 months) and will take effect from the appointment date. Reappointment is not automatic and is subject to performance and the individual continuing to satisfy the requirements of the role.

Applicants for public appointments must be legally entitled to work in the UK.

The deadline for applications is Friday 3 November 2023.

Click here to view the candidate pack.