6 month FTC Assistant Company Secretary

6 month FTC Assistant Company Secretary

Job Title: 6 month FTC Assistant Company Secretary
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH19173_1567776575
Contact Name: Leena Myers
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 06, 2019 14:29

Job Description

About the role

This role is to provide maternity leave cover. It will involve acting as secretary to certain board committees, which will include planning and creating agendas, drafting high quality formal minutes as well as performing company secretarial duties for other entities. The role will also involve working alongside team members to assist with board meetings, or deputising where appropriate, as well as managing and taking ownership of certain projects. A key aspect of the role will be to quickly develop strong relationships with senior stakeholders and the ideal candidate will be experienced in working with board members.

This is an interesting, fast-paced and varied role, right at the heart of the firm. It is an exciting opportunity for a company secretary who is looking to broaden their exposure to senior management and to develop their business knowledge at the core of the business.
The following qualification, skills and experience are required for this role:

*Chartered Company Secretary (ACIS); or

Essential skills and experience:

The successful candidate is likely to have 3+ years relevant post qualification experience and will possess the following skills and experience:
*An excellent knowledge of company secretarial practice;
*Strong written and verbal communication skills;
*Ability to build effective relationships across the firm, including with the leadership of the firm;
*A proactive approach with good attention to detail;
*Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage stakeholder expectations;
*Experience of planning, attending and minuting board and committee meetings; and
*Experience of managing the statutory compliance for groups of entities, ideally including familiarity with Blueprint.