Chair of the Audit Remuneration & Governance Committee

The ARG Committee meet five times a year and meetings are scheduled to tie in with the cycle of Board meetings. The Chair is expected to be available for all ARG Committee meetings. Location: Our office is based in Paddington, London.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to Chair our Audit Remuneration & Governance Committee (ARG Committee). This panel of experts is responsible for providing scrutiny of the Football Foundation group’s systems and processes, ensuring that these are robust and fit for purpose, and to keep the Boards informed about their financial and governance duties and responsibilities.  

What are we looking for?


As Chair of the ARG Committee, you will be expected to add value through your expertise, counsel, and sound judgement. In support of this, it is essential that you have a professional accounting qualification, with a minimum 6+ years of post-qualified financial and operational experience. You should have knowledge of auditing practices and risk management, with the experience of chairing forums or committees. You will need to demonstrate effective communication and interpersonal skills, and a willingness to work as part of a team to help the Football Foundation achieve its aims.  

For full details of the role, requirements and how to apply, please download our recruitment pack below. The closing date for applications is 23.59pm on Sunday 6 February 2022. 

Download the recruitment pack