Chair - International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board

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Recruiter
International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB)
Location
New York (US)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Jan 2019
Closes
24 Jan 2019
Position/Level
Board, Senior Management
Responsibilities
Accounting, Finance, Strategy
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Chair, International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board

Seeking an influential leader to be the next Chair of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) for a renewable three-year term, starting May 1, 2019.

The IAASB Chair:

  • Leads the IAASB’s strategic direction and facilitates the consultative processes that underpin its credibility, standards, and activities;
  • Acts as the primary IAASB spokesperson, engaging with a diverse group of stakeholders and promoting International Audit Standards adoption worldwide; and
  • Develops and maintains effective relationships with international oversight authorities and regulatory bodies, national standard setters, investor and preparer communicates, audit firms, and other key stakeholders.

In addition, the Chair will guide the IAASB through any change management activities arising from IAASB enhancements.

The successful candidate will be a strong leader with relevant audit or standard-setting experience and a successful track record setting and implementing strategy; building consensus within multi-national and multi-stakeholder environments; and mobilizing volunteer Board members.

This is a full-time position with a competitive remuneration package. A complete job description is available on the IAASB website. Applications are due by January 31, 2019.