Appointed member ARAC (Audit and Risk Assurance Committee)
The Audit and Risk Assurance Committee reports to the University’s governing body (Council) and is responsible for upholding: • formal and transparent arrangements for governance and financial reporting; • robust internal control maximising efficiency, effectiveness and economy; • fit for purpose policies for fraud and irregularity and whistleblowing; • effective risk management and quality assurance of data.
Appointed members of ARAC contribute their skills and experience in a non-executive capacity, and their roles are unremunerated. They are expected to ensure that ARAC operates to high standards of governance by personally demonstrating their integrity, objectivity and accountability in every aspect of their work.
ARAC believes that diversity is fundamental to sound decision-making and is seeking to broaden the range of backgrounds from which its members are drawn.