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_1609863292
Contact Name: Poppy Talyor
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Job Published: January 05, 2021 16:14

Job Description

Head of Governance 12month FTC

Salary: To £75,000

Location: London/Flexi-working

This UK focused Finance organisation has an exciting new opening within their high functioning secretariat on a 12month FTC maternity cover. 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.
- 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.