Corporate Manager – Secretarial, Governance & Policy Permanent

Corporate Manager – Secretarial, Governance & Policy

Leading Chartered Institute

Central London

Basic Salary £40,000-£45,000 plus stakeholder pension scheme, season ticket loan, eye care vouchers, childcare voucher scheme

Full Time, Permanent Role


Ideal for an Assistant Company Secretary keen to expand their experience as well as an opportunity to obtain qualifications and personal development.

Our client a well-recognised chartered institute based in the Central London is currently recruiting for a Corporate Manager – Secretarial, Governance & Policy

Purpose of Job


The Institute Policy & Research team is responsible for supporting professionals in every sector of the UK economy. This is achieved by identifying and publicising the institute’s views on current issues, responding to consultations on changes to legislation and best practice, identifying topics and drafting articles and guidance notes on good practice, and undertaking research to promote the profession and the importance of good governance.

Main Responsibilities / Accountabilities


The Policy Manager, Corporate will provide support to the Head of Policy, Corporate as well as having sole responsibility for delivery of key projects and activities carried out within the department.

Identifying and responding to current key issues in the corporate sector.

Collating expert input and drafting institute’s formal responses to consultations.

Obtaining expert input and drafting new guidance notes on good practice for issues identified and updating existing guidance notes as necessary.

Drafting articles and other comments on current issues for publication by institute.

Identifying and developing relationships with people from other organisations focussed on similar issues, to contribute to the effectiveness of the department.

Liaising with events team, marketing and other departments to deliver seminars, conferences and programmes on current topics.

Providing secretarial and administrative support to the institute Forum and its committees.

Representing institute by attending conferences, seminars and other events, and through public speaking and delivering in-house training and development.

Key Experience Required

Good understanding of corporate law, company secretarial practice and corporate governance

Knowledge of policy issues in the corporate sector

Ideally qualified or part-qualified as a company secretary, or wishing to qualify as a company secretary

Excellent written skills and ability to adapt appropriate writing style (report writing, minutes of meetings, drafting technical documents and more informal articles and commentary)

Ability to prioritise, manage and deliver projects independently, meet deadlines, and make sound decisions

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to operate with credibility and confidence at all levels, and develop good working relationships both externally and internally

Capable user of Microsoft Office applications

Experience of minute taking is an advantage

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Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: March 31, 2019
  • Location: Central London
  • Job Title: Corporate Manager – Secretarial, Governance & Policy
  • Salary: £40,000 - 45,000
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