Head of Governance 12-month FTC

Head of Governance 12-month FTC

Job Title: Head of Governance 12-month FTC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Reference: 20324_1606927617
Contact Name: Poppy Talyor
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Job Published: December 02, 2020 16:46

Job Description

Head of Governance 12month FTC

Salary: To £75,000

Reports into: Chief of Staff

Location: London/Flexi-working

This UK focused Finance organisation has an exciting new opening within their high functioning Group secretariat on a 12month FTC maternity cover. Reporting to the Chief of Staff, you will assist with all statutory compliance, corporate governance matters, and all main board work. To be considered, you must have 5+ years' experience ideally gained within a small team of a commercial organisation and excellent written output. This role is ideal for those looking for greater main Board exposure and the opportunity to progress their career within a fast-moving dynamic organisation.

The role:
*Providing the Secretariat for the board and high-level committees as required.
*Leading a briefing meeting prior to Board meetings
*Working closely with the Chair and CEO to lead the delivery of the overall Board Succession plan
*Providing oversight of strategic initiatives or other support required by the Chief of Staff
*Ensuring relevant actions from the Board and Management Committee are executed
*Acting as a governance expert and owner of key governance documentation including the Articles and Rules
*Leading the delivery of and implementation of findings from the annual Governance Review.

*Previous experience of providing Secretariat support to a Company Board is essential
*Experience of project management in a financial services or professional services firm is desirable.
*ICSA qualification is desirable

Please contact for more information about this position.