Company Secretary

£Attractive Package + Benefits,


Our client, an industry leading asset manager is seeking a Company Secretary to join its well-regarded team and help drive the function forward. You will be reporting into the Head of Secretariat, with the main purpose of the role being to provide a high-profile company secretarial service and support Boards and Committees, participate in governance and regulatory projects, as well as managing a more junior member of the team. The preferred candidate will have worked within financial services and have exposure to senior management and Directors. In return, they are offering a generous package with excellent benefits!  

Key Role and Responsibilities

  • Support and attend the Board and Committee meetings
  • Produce, and review minutes as well as action any relevant points
  • Each quarter, manage the corporate governance process for the department
  • Support the regulated entity Board and Committees in relation to their corporate secretarial requirements
  • Liaise with management to collate the content for board and committee papers
  • Streamline the operational function of the Board and Committees in line with best practice of corporate governance
  • Take part in ad hoc projects
  • Manage and help develop an Assistant Company Secretary

Experience and Qualifications

  • ICSA qualification is preferred
  • Previously worked in a company secretarial department, within an investment management organisation is advantageous
  • Working knowledge of company law and corporate secretarial legislation
  • Practical of regulated board procedures and processes
  • Dealt with Certificate Regime and Senior Managers in the past

Personal Qualities and Behaviours

  • Take ownership of responsibilities and willing to seek guidance when necessary
  • Highly detail orientated
  • Collaborative team player and can work well on own initiative

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Reference Number: 1719

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