The Department for Communities invites applications for the appointment of a Chief Commissioner to the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland.

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland is the independent regulator of charities in Northern Ireland and plays a crucial role in their development. The charity sector plays a key and important role, enabling the needs within society to be met, whilst providing a real benefit to us all. 

Applications for the Chief Commissioner position are welcome from across the community, voluntary, business or public sectors particularly from women, people with a disability, people from minority ethnic groups and young people. A Guaranteed Interview Scheme is in place for those applicants with a disability.

Further information on the competition including the criteria for the position can be found in the Candidate Information Booklet.

The closing date is 12 noon Friday 24th May 2019. Late applications will not be considered.

How to Apply

To apply, please send:

  • a completed application form and
  • equal opportunities monitoring form

to or by post to

Public Appointments
Governance Unit
Department for Communities
Level 8
Causeway Exchange
1-7 Bedford Street