Director (UK)

Director (UK)

Job Title: Director (UK)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH22078_1646747988
Contact Name: Leena Myers
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2022 13:59

Job Description

The corporate services division of this prestigious global firm is looking for a Director to join the UK team based in London. This is a great opportunity to get involved with numerous exciting projects and be be market facing and work on your people development skills.

The firm supports their clients to achieve their governance, compliance and business objectives. Your role will involve delivering technical governance and compliance projects and may also involve secondments to our clients. You will have strong technical skills and the ability to communicate with a variety of audiences.

Clients include FTSE 100/250, AiM, larger private companies as well as smaller, fast growth private companies across a variety of sectors, so there is a huge opportunity to broaden your skills and knowledge within this position.

Your key responsibilities

*Supporting the delivery of compliance and governance projects, including:
oTransactions & IPOs
oAnnual report project management & drafting of governance sections
oGovernance framework reviews, including delegated authorities
oCorporate health checks
oSecretariat operational effectiveness reviews
oDirector training and induction, advice on regulatory changes
*Managing the delivery of annual and ad hoc compliance requirements for clients
*Research into and provision of guidance on changing legislative and regulatory matters
*Board meeting support, including minuting of meetings, preparation of board packs, and actions
*Secondments into clients
*Development of consultant level team members
*External business development and internal networking to create opportunities
*Monitoring changes in the legislative and regulatory environment and identifying new opportunities in the UK market

Skills and attributes for success
*Driven and self-motivated;
*Ability to develop junior team members;
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
*Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with people at all levels;
*Attention to detail and a well-organised approach to work;
*The ability to prioritise work and to work well under pressure;
*A commercial outlook

To qualify for the role you must
*Be ICSA part qualified/qualified

Ideally, you'll also have
*Experience working in either a professional services firm or in-house company secretarial team
*Experience working within a listed company environment and/or PRA or FCA regulated firm