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Governance Associate/Assistant Company Secretary -ICSA Essential

Legal & Compliance
£48800 per annum
11-02-2021 03:17 PM
London, The City
Governance Associate/Assistant Company Secretary - ICSA essential - working towards or qualified
£48,800 pro rata

This role is to work for a regulatory body within the professional services sector.
The successful candidate MUST have proven practical experience and have full knowledge of the Corporate Government Code. You will have the ICSA qualification or working towards this but be QBE.

This role is urgent due to changes in overseas regulations changing Due to the nature of this contract the client will not consider any candidate that has not got the criteria specified.

The Role

  • Providing general secretariat support to the Board
  • Induction of Board Members
  • With the Company Secretary, Staff and Chair, developing the governance handbook (including Code of Conduct and COI policy) and recommendations for Committees / advisory groups below Board level
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant statutory reporting obligations
  • Ensuring training on and compliance with the handbook
  • Ensuring actions are accurately recorded and monitored
  • Ensuring the conflicts of Interest policy is operational and exemptions are accurately recorded
  • Establishing and maintaining relevant registers

The Person

  • Knowledge and experience of the practical application of the UK Corporate Governance Code
  • ICSA qualified or working towards this with significant relevant experience
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to establish governance arrangements that ensure the effective and efficient operation of the board

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EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES Morgan Spencer Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified.

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