Non-Executive Members, Civil Aviation Authority

Body: Civil Aviation Authority
Appointing Department: Department for Transport
Sectors: Regulation, Transport
Location: London
Skills required: Business / Commercial, Regulation
Number of Vacancies: 2
Remuneration: £22,000 per year. Non-Executive Members are also sometimes required to take part in panel hearings for safety or licensing matters, reimbursed at an additional day rate of £430.
Time Requirements: 1 day per week


An announcement has been made on the outcome of this appointment.

Date: 28/01/2019

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Campaign Timeline

  • Competition Launched


  • Closed for Applications


  • Panel Sift

    w/c 01/10/2018

  • Final Interview Date

    w/c 22/10/2018

  • Announcement



Assessment Panel

Vacancy Description

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is the UK’s specialist independent aviation regulator and is a public corporation. It is our responsibility to safeguard aviation safety and security, manage UK airspace, oversee economic regulation of some airports and air traffic control, enforce consumer protection rules, and, to manage the ATOL financial protection scheme for holidaymakers.

 Do you have board experience and seek a Non-Executive role in a public corporation? The Secretary of State for Transport is seeking two Non-Executive Members, on a four-year term, to join the Board of the CAA.

The Role

Your role would be to;

  • Provide independent and constructive challenge to the CAA’s executive team.
  • Help ensure the CAA delivers its strategic objectives

Person Specification

You will have;

  • High-level executive or non-executive board experience
  • An ability to contribute effectively across the breadth of the CAA’s work

You must also bring experience in one of the following areas:

  • A strong understanding of economic regulation gained in an environment of comparable complexity.
  • Experience in a relevant industry or in a commercial environment

We are interested in candidates who have a background in aviation, transport, oil and gas, defence or logistics.

How to Apply

You can apply at this link.

For further information please contact Odgers Berndtson: Laura Spurgin on +44 7802 456751 or Nicky Oppenheimer on +44 7802 456751.

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