Appointments to the Credit Union Advisory Committee (CUAC)

The Minister for Finance intends to make 3 appointments to CUAC.

The Minister invites applications from suitable persons at an appropriate senior level with financial and business expertise as well as having excellent communication and relationship-building skills.

Applicants will be required to contribute effectively to the work of the CUAC. This will involve the ability to collaborate and work effectively and cohesively as a member of CUAC.

The principal requirement is that applicants have a thorough understanding of credit unions.

In order to be considered a person must have expertise and experience in, or relevant to credit unions in one or more of the following areas: 

• Business analysis 
• Risk Management
• Information Communications Technology
• Corporate Governance 
• Accountancy, Finance & Economics 
• Financial Regulation 
• Co-operatives 
• Credit Management 
• Investment Management

Please note that there is sufficient representation from credit union managers on the CUAC at present.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the following: 
• Report of the Commission on Credit Unions 2012
• CUAC Review of Implementation of the Recommendations in the Commission on Credit Unions Report 2016.

Confidentiality at all times is a key requirement. Suitable applicants must be discreet in managing sensitive and confidential information. It is expected that members would communicate issues of concern via CUAC and would not engage in public discussions regarding individual matters.

The Minister for Finance shall have regard to the desirability for gender balance on CUAC as the Minister considers appropriate and determines from time to time when making appointments.


Submitting your Expression of Interest

Your submission should be made by email to together with your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter outlining, with reference to criteria at 2 above, the specific expertise you would bring to the role.

Please Note: Closing date for receipt of applications is 3.00pm on Friday 25th May 2018.


1894403_Final Information Booklet CUAC.pdf