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Audit & Risk Committee Member

  • Location: London
  • Organisation: British Rowing
  • Salary: Expenses Paid
  • Closing Date: 25 March 2019 | Finance

Audit & Risk Committee Member

Salary: Expenses Paid

Location: London

British Rowing are seeking to appoint a member to its Audit & Risk Committee. The position is voluntary, that is, unpaid, although reasonable travel expenses are reimbursed. Appointments are made for a period of three years, with the possibility of a second three-year term. The Committee meets four times a year. The principal purposes of the Committee are:

1. To ensure that the provision of financial and other information for the Board and from the Board to the wider membership and other stakeholders is timely and accurate.

2. To ensure British Rowing’s financial policies, procedures and controls are comprehensive and appropriate and ensure that expenditure and financial commitments are properly approved and payments properly authorised.

3. To ensure British Rowing has comprehensive and appropriate governance and risk policies and procedures including the keeping of an appropriate risk register.

To be eligible for appointment as an Audit & Risk Committee member, candidates must be independent. A person may still be deemed to be independent even if they are a member of British Rowing and/or a member of a British Rowing affiliated club.

For more information, read the role overview here.

How to apply

Please send a letter of application with an up to date CV.  Please include name and contact details for two referees (referees will not be contacted until after the interview, and you will be informed in advance of any contact).

Applications should be sent to Pippa Randolph, British Rowing, 6 Lower Mall, Hammersmith W6 9DJ or by email to

The closing date for applications is 25 February 2019.

Candidates will be invited to an interview the week commencing 25 March. 

Following references, the successful candidate will join the Committee as soon as the appointment is approved by the Board.

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