Calls for Expressions of Interest for Membership to GFAC 2018

 

CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (EOIs) FOR MEMBERSHIP TO GOVERNANCE, FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE

 

EOIs MUST BE RECEIVED BY NO LATER THAN 5pm (AEDST) 5 November 2018 TO

Finance@researchmanagement.org.au

The ARMS Board is now calling for membership from current members to serve on the Governance, Finance and Audit Committee.

Purpose of the Governance, Finance and Audit Committee: 

The GFAC will ensure that there is a robust and effective process for evaluating the performance of the Board and Board Standing Committees, and ensure the Board fulfils its legal and functional responsibilities.  Further, the GFAC supports the Board with maintaining the By-Laws and reviewing or developing other policies as necessary.  It shall oversee the rigour and independence of the election processes as well as assist the Board in fulfilling their financial responsibilities by overseeing the development and review of financial reports, assessing systems of internal controls and adequacy of risk management as well as facilitating auditing processes. Please refer to the Committee Terms of Reference for further details.

Application Process:  

Interested members are required to complete an EOI template to register their interest.

All applications will be assessed by the GFAC.   EOIs will be assessed against a range of skills and experience criteria which are required to be addressed by the applicant.

Note that if the number of nominees considered suitable exceeds the number of vacancies available then a ballot must be held, otherwise the suitable nominees will be deemed elected. 

To apply, please refer to:

GFAC Guidelines

EOI Template

Any further enquiries can be directed to Brett Dobson, ARMS GFAC Executive Officer - email finance@researchmanagement.org.au  or telephone +61 8 8201 2610.

EOIs are due 5PM AEDST on the 5 November 2018 to finance@researchmanagement.org.au