Governance Officer

Governance Officer

Job Title: Governance Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, Rhode Island
Salary: Up to £30000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH22131_1647967119
Contact Name: Poppy Talyor
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2022 16:38

Job Description

Governance Officer

Kent (Hybrid working available)
Team of 4

A new and developing team are expanding to add a Governance Officer to their function. Working closely with the Head of Secretariat and the Director of governance, this position is suited to someone with experience support a committee seeking to progress and develop their career. If you're able to travel to Canterbury twice a week, this could be an exciting opportunity.

The position:
*Support a range of committees and assist in planning the annual programme of work for each committee
*Assist the Director or Governance Head of Secretariat with the support of committee members
*Provide administrative support for projects and initiatives run within the Directorate
*Support the Director of Governance and Head of Secretariat in the ongoing review and drafting of the governing documents
*Act as first point of contact for all queries to the Directorate, resolving where possible and/or triaging for escalation as appropriate.
*The role holder will, in the provision of day-to-day secretariat services, make decisions and recommendations and advise senior colleagues
*They will be required to manage a workload with competing demands and deadlines

*Proven experience of providing effective administrative support
*Demonstrable experience of senior board/committee administration, including agenda management
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

If this sounds like an exciting new position for you, or if you would like to find out more and view the full job description, please contact me on 02030 588 005 or at