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​Lewisham CCG seeks an independent external member to join its Audit Committee 

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NHS Lewisham CCG is seeking an independent external member to join its respected  Audit Committee. The CCG's Audit Committee has high level oversight of the CCG's framework of corporate governance, risk management systems, and internal control environment. The Audit Committee membership currently comprises five members being four independent members and one GP member of the CCG's Governing Body.​

The successful applicant will have considerable knowledge and recent experience of financial management and internal control systems within a commercial or public sector environment.  The person specification for the role provides more details of what skills and experience the successful candidate is expected to have. The duties of the external member will include attendance at 5 scheduled meetings per year plus attendance at mandatory Audit Committee training and development events. The appointment will be for a fixed period to 31 October 2018.

NHS Lewisham CCG plans, buys and monitors most of the health services for Lewisham residents.  We are committed to ensuring every pound spent on healthcare for Lewisham patients is spent in the best way that improves the health of and the care for Lewisham people and delivers value for money.

If you are interested in applying for this post please visit NHS jobs at https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/ ref. 477-LEW13  to  download an application.  The closing date is noon 20 September 2015. For more information about this role please visit www.nhslewisham.nhs.uk.