Audit Committee – Appointment of non-voting members

Cornwall Council – Audit Committee
Appointment of two non-voting members to Cornwall Council’s Audit Committee

Are you interested in joining Cornwall Council’s Audit Committee?  We have vacancies for two non-voting Members to sit on the Audit Committee.  To be eligible you must not be a Councillor or officer of Cornwall Council or have been so in the preceding five years (at either Cornwall County Council or any of the six District Councils).  Ideally you will be a person with significant experience of working at a senior level in a large, complex organisation and have a very good understanding of strategic or financial management or have sat on an Audit Committee.

These are voluntary appointments, with travelling and subsistence expenses for attendance at meetings and, in approved cases, compensation for financial loss is payable.  Currently the Audit Committee holds monthly meetings

For an informal discussion regarding this role, please contact Neil Kirkland, Assistant Head of Finance (Audit, Insurance and Risk Management) telephone 01872 323245 or email at
An application form and background information is available to download below or from Mrs Debbie Boulton, Cornwall Council, Democratic Services, County Hall, Truro, TR1 3AY.  Telephone 01872 322136 or e-mail

Please return your completed application form to the above address by 5.00 p.m. on Friday 18 June 2010.
Interviews will be held during the week commencing 12 July 2010 (you will be notified by 3 July if you have been selected to attend an interview)
Background Information
Person Specification
Application Form


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