Company Secretary, Governance and Risk Manager

Company Secretary, Governance and Risk Manager

Job Title: Company Secretary, Governance and Risk Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney - CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3150761
Contact Name: Louise Roper
Contact Email: louise@beaumontpeople.com.au
Job Published: July 24, 2020 17:33

Job Description

Company Secretary, Governance and Risk Manager
22.8 hours over 3 to 5 days
Approx. 10 month contract covering maternity leave
Immediate Start, Working from Home  
The Organisations

Working for this national association whose members operate within the financial services industry, you will report to the CEO and work directly with the board and subcommittee chairs to manage the company secretary and governance functions as well as the risk and compliance.
This organisation is based in the CBD however is currently working from home due to Covid.
The Role
The CEO requires an experienced and professional company secretary with an NFP governance background. You must demonstrate strong attention to detail and have excellent clear communication skills.  In return, you will be given autonomy and flexibility. 

This is a maternity cover position covering 22.8 hours a week over 3 to 5 days.
  • Manage the complete company secretary and governance functions
  • Prepare agendas, minutes and reports for the board and subcommittee meetings ensuring they are delivered accurately and on time
  • Maintain corporate records and registers 
  • Organise and advise on AGM liaising with members, CEO and the board
  • Manage the companies compliance, internal policies and procedures and risk management framework 
The Person
  • Previous experience within a governance/company secretary role
  • High attention to detail with the ability to meet competing deadlines
  • Have a detailed understanding of governance, risk, and compliance
  • Strong business and commercial acumen
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • A university degree and/or postgraduate qualification in a relevant discipline (such as business, economics, politics or law)
  • Membership of the Governance Institute of Australia is preferred
This role is to start immediately, please apply ASAP stating your salary expectations. Alternatively, contact louise@beaumontpeople.com.au for more information.

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