Independent External Audit & Risk Member wanted by the Northern Ireland Housing Executive

The Board of the Northern Ireland Housing Executive wishes to appoint an Independent External Member to its Audit & Risk Assurance Committee.

Internal Audit is viewed as integral in enhancing accountability and general corporate performance in the public sector and has evolved to take a more comprehensive view of public sector performance.  In this environment Audit & Risk Assurance Committees play a pivotal role in enhancing corporate governance in the public sector in general, and the Northern Ireland Housing Executive specifically, by providing an independent oversight over our governance, including  our systems of internal controls.

The Audit & Risk Assurance Committee within the Northern Ireland Housing Executive has set a tone of strong corporate governance with members having the skills, experience and expertise to effectively develop the culture.  The Committee has responsibility for oversight over the effective functioning of Internal Audit to ensure that we fulfil our duty to be accountable and transparent to the public while achieving our objectives effectively, efficiently, economically and ethically.

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Closing date 19th October 2017