Our client has recently listed and joined the FTSE 250. It now seeks to recruit an Assistant Company Secretary in a newly created role reporting to the Group Company Secretary and working closely with the Deputy Secretary. This role would suit a well-rounded, bright and able candidate with strong technical and corporate administration skills, a strong communicator, who would enjoy being part of a brand new team - helping to shape and assist with the decision making around the needs of the department as it develops. This really is an ideal (and rare) opportunity to put your own stamp on a brand new plc role. A full job description is available on request.
What you will bring to the role:
Highly organised, detail oriented with the ability to think quickly and practically
Able to multi-task, prioritise work and cope well with competing deadlines
Excellent communication skills; personable
Flexibility and willingness to work on a variety of matters
Commitment to continuing professional development
Willingness to lead, where appropriate
Ability to collaborate with colleagues across the organisation
Strong sense of accountability and self-motivation
Necessary experience or qualifications:
Worked in a corporate environment, preferably financial services.
Highly experienced minute taker
At least two years knowledge/experience of ‘corporate governance’ and the Senior Managers Regime
Can demonstrate an ability to take on new roles
Experience co-ordinating/working on cross-department projects