Governance Executive/Co Sec - Cardiff

Hays Legal
Wales, Cardiff
06 Jun 2019
04 Jul 2019
Harriet Chapman
Practice area
Company and commercial
Full time
Contract type

Governance Executive Job in South Wales - £Competitive - Leading Employer

Your new role
This leading South Wales employer are looking for a Governance Executive to assist their Group Company Secretary and the Deputy Head of Legal in all governance matters across the company. This is a fixed term contract for circa 9 - 12 months and you should ideally be able to start in July.

Your day to day duties will include liaising with all Board and Committee members to coordinate board dates, papers and evaluations, working with the Company Secretary and chairman to draft agendas and assisting the company secretary with preparation for the Annual Report, AGM, companies house submissions and regulatory filings/announcements. Managing and supporting the development of corporate governance administration, you will provide advice and support to other administrators to ensure consistency and quality of service delivery is maintained.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally, you will have knowledge and experience of carrying out company secretarial duties including servicing boards and committees, coordinating board dates, drafting agendas, preparing board papers, action logs and minute taking. You will have a governance related qualification and/or a law degree. You will ideally have experience working in a comparable role within a financial services, regulated or listed organisation. You will have excellent attention to detail and experience of providing a professional service to individuals working at all levels in the organisation, with knowledge and understanding of governance frameworks.

What you'll get in return
Our client are recognised as a leading company to work for and offer a vibrant, flexible/agile working culture. If you are looking for your next contract role this is a great opportunity not to be missed.

What you need to do now
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