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Recruitment - NILGOSC Committee Member

09 July 2015

The Department of the Environment wishes to appoint a new member to the Northern Ireland Local Government Officers’ Superannuation Committee (NILGOSC).

NILGOSC is an Executive Non-Departmental Public Body, established to administer the Northern Ireland Local Government Pension Scheme and to manage the pension fund for district councils and other admitted bodies in Northern Ireland. In addition the Committee is the Pension Board of the Local Government Pension Scheme for Northern Ireland.

The Committee consists of a Chairperson and 12 members, 5 from employer representatives, 5 from employee representatives and 2 independent members. Further information can be obtained from  The Department are seeking to appoint one new representative from an employer organisation.

The appointment will be for a four year term, effective from 1st November, 2015.

Members will be expected to attend and contribute to full Committee meetings and may be required to serve on Committee’s sub-committees. The time commitment for each Member is equivalent to approximately 2 full days per month. Committee members are eligible for a daily allowance not exceeding £117 plus reasonable travel expenses payable in line with current Local Government rates.

For an application pack and further information on the role, email or call 02890 256 023.

Application forms are also available via download from or by writing to: Finance & Business Planning Division, DOE, 8th Floor Goodwood House, 44 – 58 May Street, Town Parks, BELFAST, BT1 4NN

Completed application forms must be returned to the above address no later than 12:00 noon on Monday 3rd August 2015. Forms received after this date will not be accepted. Application packs in alternative formats are available upon request.

The Department is committed to providing equality of opportunity and welcomes all applications regardless of age, gender, religion, disability, political opinion, marital status, ethnic origin, sexual orientation and from persons with dependants and persons without.