Professional Conduct Oversight Panel: Expressions of interest

Content Summary

CPA Australia is one of the world’s largest professional accounting bodies with a global membership of more than 166,000 members working in finance, accounting and business, in more than 100 countries and regions around the world.

Our core services to members include education, technical support and advocacy. CPA Australia employees and members work together with local and international bodies to represent the views and concerns of the profession to governments, regulators, industries, academia and the general public.

CPA Australia is a self-regulating professional association whose members voluntarily agree to be bound by CPA Australia’s Constitution, By-Laws, Code of Professional Conduct and Applicable Regulations. CPA Australia recognises that the complaints process is an important step in ensuring professional standards are upheld by all members and its approach to the disciplinary process is guided by the principles of procedural fairness, confidentiality, independence and the right of appeal.

The Professional Conduct Oversight Panel is a three-person advisory committee of the Board and assists the Board in fulfilling its responsibilities in relation to the professional conduct and discipline of its members, having regard to the law, the highest standards of governance and the diversity of the membership.

CPA Australia is now seeking a suitably qualified candidate to join the Professional Conduct Oversight Panel for a three-year term commencing on 1 July 2021.

Candidates are sought from within CPA Australia’s membership and should possess high standards of ethics and be analytically minded. Expressions of interest are particularly sought from members with a background in disciplinary affairs.

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 14 May 2021. For candidates to be successfully considered they must address each of the selection criteria in their application.

2021 Professional Conduct Oversight Panel Expression of Interest documentPDF · 205.5 KB

Includes an overview of the panel, the nomination process and the selection criteria

CPA Australia promotes and encourages inclusion and diversity in the workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further information, please contact the Professional Conduct team at [email protected] or on +61 (02) 9375 6222.