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Assistant Company Secretary

  • Location:

    London

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Paolo Federici

  • Contact email:

    paolo.federici@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-052021-143240_1622125623

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-26

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Assistant Company Secretary

Leading London Based Insurer

I am currently working with a leading General Insurance company based in London who are looking to source an Assistant Company Secretary to support their company secretarial team.

Role requirements;

  • Provide proactive, impartial, authoritative, and reliable advice on corporate governance and company secretarial practice. This will include both regulated and non-regulated entities.
  • Ensure that the highest standards of governance are achieved and that the Group's decision-making structure operates effectively and is fit for purpose
  • Embed best practice, improvements, and innovation across the Company Secretariat Function.
  • Flawless execution of all technical processes.
  • Administration of all Group companies on Blueprint/Diligent Entities
  • Develop and manage relationships with key stakeholders across the Business.
  • Drive best practice, improvements and innovation across the CoSec Function.
  • Responsible for the mentoring and development of the wider Company Secretarial team.
  • Where necessary contribute more widely to the effective management of the department's workload and responsibilities.

Profile requirements;

  • Corporate governance experience
  • Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries or similar
  • Relevant Company secretary experience within a regulated environment. (Financial Services,insurance or asset management would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of governance best practice, relevant issues, statutory requirements and regulations and new upcoming trends in the industry.
  • Experience of leading change in governance practice to high standards.
  • Experience in the engagement with Non-executive directors and Board/Committee chairs.
  • Depth of experience with Blueprint/Diligent Entities customisation and Diligent Boardbooks functionality.

If this role is of interest, please apply online with a copy of your updated CV.

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