NED Chair of the Audit Committee

London Permanent
  • NED role for Global Emerging Markets Bank
  • Chair of Audit Committee

About Our Client

A niche global emerging markets banks authorised by the PRA and regulated by the PRA and the FCA. The UK Bank is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Parent which is a leading private sector Bank.

Job Description

As Chair of the Audit Committee you will be;

  • Attending and contributing to Board and Board Committee meetings and discussions
  • Providing leadership to the company and setting the company's strategic aims
  • Taking part in collective Board and Board Committee decisions, including voting and providing input and challenge;
  • Complementing the skills and experience of the Executive Management, bringing a different range of knowledge, experience and insight to the bank
  • Constructively challenging and helping develop proposals on strategy;
  • Scrutinising the performance of management in meeting agreed goals and objectives;
  • Satisfying the integrity of financial information, as well as financial controls, systems of risk management ensuring they robust and defensible;
  • Providing objective views on resources, appointments and standards of conduct and being involved in succession planning.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate:

  • Chartered accountant
  • Have experience of UK financial services/ banking audit within the accountancy profession
  • Familiar with the PRA/FCA, its regulatory framework and reporting requirements.
  • Have strong relationships with regulator.
  • Board level experience in an executive and/or non-executive capacity desirable
  • Independent and objective, able to combine effective challenge and support for the Board and Executive team.
  • Considerable experience gained within international businesses, especially those linked to emerging markets;
  • Understand and appreciates the importance of corporate governance frameworks.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Ambition and enthusiasm for the Bank's success.

What's on Offer

A very exciting opportunity to join an Emerging Markets bank at a time where the banks strategy is changing and the opportunity to be part of the ongoing success of the bank is evident.

Nina Buttle
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+44 207 645 1413

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Nina Buttle
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+44 207 645 1413
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