Governance Officer - Education

Governance Officer - Education

Job Title: Governance Officer - Education
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + benefits
Reference: BBBH22131_1650361707
Contact Name: Poppy Talyor
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 19, 2022 10:48

Job Description

Governance Officer - Education

Kent (hybrid working 1 day a week in office)

Seeking a candidate with experience as a governance officer or within a governance function, this newly created position will work closely with the Governance manager on project, policy & committee work. Suited to a candidate with the ability to travel to Kent for meetings seeking a diverse position with extensive growth & development opportunities.

The role:
*Support a range of committees to ensure that these have effective and efficient secretarial support
*Assist in planning of the annual programme of work for each of the committees
*Assist the AD Governance and Head of Secretariat with recruitment or election, induction and ongoing support of committee members
*Support the Head of Secretariat in the ongoing review and drafting of the governing documents inclusive of policy making
*Project support for the governance structure
*Research, draft and support the consultation process on policies, reports, and processes necessary to ensure the effective and legally compliant operation
*To manage the Directorate internal and external communications channels and will be first point of contact for a range of stakeholders

*Proven experience of providing effective administrative support to senior management in a large and complex organisation
*Demonstrable experience of senior board/committee administration
*Ability to produce clear and concise written materials
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

If this is a position of interest, please contact me on 02030 588 005 or at for more information and the full job description.