Governance Manager

Governance Manager

Job Title: Governance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £37000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH18106_1542724876
Contact Name: Emilia Anderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2018 14:41

Job Description

DMJ are working on an exciting Governance Manager vacancy with an established organisation that is based in central London.

You will be required to provide support to a range of meetings and effectively scrutinise council, committee and board members. You will also be required to provide support and training to individuals that will be reporting to you.

Your main responsibilities would include:

*Ensure the smooth conduct of Committee/Board meetings, including logistical and all other arrangements.
*Provide high quality, timely advice, guidance and support to Council, Committee and Partner members at all times.
*Draft high-quality content for inclusion in the Annual Report and Accounts.
*Develop new governance policies and processes as required ensuring compliance with legal and charitable requirements.
*Plan, design and deliver awareness-raising activities across the organisation to promote governance policies.

Skills and experience required include:

*Up-to-date knowledge and substantial experience of public sector and charity governance requirements and good practice.
*Proven experience of working with a wide variety of people at all levels, up to, and including Council and Executive directors.
*Excellent minute-taking and written communication skills, able to tailor communications for a wide variety of audiences.
*Exceptional time management, planning, prioritisation and organisational skills.
*Ability to secure the confidence of Council members, Directors and senior officers and provide authoritative advice on governance matters.