CPA Australia is seeking a suitably qualified candidate from within its membership for appointment as a director to the Accounting Professional and Ethical Standards Board (APESB) for a three-year term commencing 1 February 2020.

The APESB comprises two directors each from CPA Australia, Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand and the Institute of Public Accountants, plus an independent chair.

The Board is seeking a member with experience in but not limited to audit, accounting, finance, governance, public practice and stakeholder management. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience working across one or more of the following areas:

  • large accounting firms
  • small to medium accounting practices
  • government and regulatory bodies
  • listed or proprietary companies.

Applications close on Wednesday 18 September 2019.

For candidates to be successfully considered they must address each of the selection criteria in their application.

All applications must be submitted through the Derwent website.

For further information on the selection criteria and how to apply, contact Derwent on +61 3 9691 1303 or cpaaustralia@derwentsearch.com.au.

Information regarding the governance of the APESB can be found on its website.