External Reporting Board - Member

Date:  11 Feb 2024

Wellington, NZ, 6011

External Reporting Board - Member

The External Reporting Board is an independent Crown entity under the Crown Entities Act 2004, initially established under the Financial Reporting Act 1993, with continued existence under section 11 of the Financial Reporting Act 2013. On behalf of the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, we are seeking candidates for appointment as a member of the External Reporting Board.

The External Reporting Board's website has further information about the External Reporting Board and its activities.

Person specifications

Specific skills required

The Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs is seeking candidates who wish to be considered for appointment as a member of the External Reporting Board, who can provide the following skills and experience:

  • Significant legal expertise, in financial law.

General skills and capabilities

Ideally candidates will have one or more of the following:

  • Previous governance experience.
  • Experience of preparation and use of financial statements and other reports about the governance and performance of an entity, such as within a financial institution
  • Capability to provide intellectual leadership in the development of financial reporting standards, climate standards, auditing and assurance standards, or environmental, social and governance guidance.

How to apply

For more information about this role, please see the position description: External Reporting Board Member


Applications close at 11.59pm on Thursday 7 March 2024.


For further enquiries about the position, email: boardappointments@mbie.govt.nz.