Audit Committee member

The Corporation of the Church House
London (Greater) (GB)
0.00 - Voluntary
Closing date
16 Dec 2022

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Charity and not for profit, Faith-based
Salary band
Part Time
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office

About The Corporation of the Church House

The Corporation of the Church House exists to support the Church of England by providing it with a home in the shape of office and meeting space as well as through the giving of annual grants.


What will you be doing?

The Audit Committee is an independent committee reporting to the Council (board of trustees) of the Corporation of the Church House. The remit of the Audit Committee includes Church House Conference Centre and any other subsidiary of the Corporation.

The Council are responsible for setting the values, strategic direction, and policies of the Corporation of the Church House.

The Committee has an independent Chair and at least two other members. The Committee also has the Treasurer of the Corporation of the Church House as an attendee.

The Committee supports the Council in meeting its responsibilities to ensure an effective system of internal control and to meet its external financial reporting obligations, in full compliance with applicable laws and regulations.  It is directly responsible for agreeing on behalf of the Council for the selection, oversight, and remuneration of the external auditors.

The Committee recommends the external auditors to the Council, reviews the external audit and reviews the annual accounts prior to submission to the Council. The Committee is also responsible for the review of the risk management report and the risk management framework.

Meetings are held as required but are usually held twice a year at Church House in Westminster.

We are looking for someone who has experience in financial management and risk management. The person we are seeking will have good diplomatic, communication and interpersonal skills.

The candidate needs to be in good standing with their Church.


What are we looking for?

Financial management, risk management, working knowledge of audit committee practices. Some knowledge of property management or hospitality


What difference will you make?

This is a unique role and opportunity to make a difference.



Estimate of time needed: 0-5 hours / month


How to apply:

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