We are currently looking for a new Chair of the UK Statistics Authority for a five-year term starting in April 2022.

This is a high-profile position for someone who will promote the independence, trustworthiness & impartiality of official statistics.

We are looking for an effective advocate and influential ambassador to work with the National Statistician, key stakeholders within government, the wider statistics community (including overseas) and the media to ensure that the use of data and statistics is in accordance with best practice and works for the public good.

For a detailed job description, person specification and instructions on how to apply, please visit the public appointment listing on the Cabinet Office website.

Applications close on 5 December 2021.