Appointment of Chief Commissioner to the Board of the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (CCNI)

Date published: 07 May 2019

CCNI is the independent regulator of charities in Northern Ireland and plays a crucial role in their development. The charity sector plays a key and important role, enabling the needs within society to be met, whilst providing a real benefit to us all.

Applications are now invited for the appointment of a Chief Commissioner to the CCNI Board. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to make a significant contribution to the charitable sector and enable charities to meet modern expectations whilst ensuring that they retain public confidence.


Applications are welcome from across the community, voluntary, business or public sectors particularly from women, people with a disability, people from minority ethnic groups and young people. A Guaranteed Interview Scheme is in place for those applicants with a disability. Further detail on the selection criteria, the role and the time commitment are included in the application pack which you are encouraged to read fully. Please note that this is a part-time role.

Further information on the competition including the criteria for the positions can be found in the Candidate Information Booklet.

The closing date is 12 noon on Friday 24 May 2019. Late applications will not be considered.

How to Apply

To apply, please send:

  • a completed application form and
  • equal opportunities monitoring form

to or by post to

Public Appointments
Governance Unit
Department for Communities
Level 5
NINE Lanyon Place
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