Interim Company Secretary

Interim Company Secretary

Job Title: Interim Company Secretary
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £120000.00 - £140000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH21660_1639387097
Contact Name: Poppy Talyor
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Job Published: December 13, 2021 09:18

Job Description

Interim Deputy Company Secretary - Financial Services

January Start

Heading up a team of 5, this position will be involved in large projects including chairmen on-boarding, investment subsidiary involvement and other large project governance pieces. This contract requires someone with a variety of experience leading a team and working on key stakeholder management and advisory governance.

The position:
*Develop and implement the governance arrangements both in its role as a Public Corporation and as a Trustee
*Provide technical governance advice and challenge to the General Counsel board of directors
*Provide management and support to the Company Secretarial team in ensuring maintenance of a professional, technical, high quality corporate secretariat service across the company
*Lead on the induction of the new Chair, working with the organisation to ensure a smooth transition.
*Manage the implementation of the recommendations from them Board effectiveness review,
*Monitor compliance with corporate governance codes and the framework
*Advise on developments in corporate governance regulation and industry standards and their influence on the governance and operations
*Provide a full secretariat service to the Board, including liaising with key senior stakeholders on agenda items and the appropriate information flow between management and the Board, as well as ensuring the timely and accurate production and dissemination of agendas, papers and minutes, including co-ordination of business contributions to meetings and management and follow up of action points for the Board.
*Draft Board and Committee papers as required and relating to key corporate governance activities.

*Previous experience of working in a company secretary team supporting boards for a comparable and complex, high profile organisation (Ideally a financial services organisation, a large occupational pension scheme, Public Corporation or trust based organisation);
*Evidence of providing hands on support to technically complex meetings.
*Previous experience of managing and delivering strategic corporate governance projects.

For more information, please contact me at or on 02030 588 005.