Governance Officer – West London
Are you an experienced Governance Officer looking to use your experience in a high profile organisation that places great emphasis on their people and their development?
We are currently looking for someone to take on this new role, which will help the organisation to ensure consistency in the way it operates. Working alongside a number of established teams, this position will play an active role in strategy development and process mapping and so is ideal for someone who enjoys taking a lead role in project work as well as bau activities.
Your duties will vary according to business need, however we envisage the following will play a key part of your day to day activities.
You will have responsibility for the oversight and administration of the Group’s boards and committees. This will include arranging meetings and AGMs, preparing agendas, collating and circulating papers, taking minutes and monitoring follow up actions.
You will have a great eye for detail and will be adept at proof-reading and checking papers and documents.
In addition, you will maintain Board and committee records, including papers, minutes and other documents.
You will act as a point of contact for enquiries about corporate governance and support the administration of incoming communications to the team.
You will be a good communicator and team player at all levels, with the appropriate level of gravitas to discharge the function, and proactively assume responsibility for additional tasks, in line with the changing workloads and priorities of the department.
In terms of experience we envisage that candidates will have a number of years dedicated Governance experience, however are open to sector. The key factor for this role is finding someone with strong communication and negotiation skills. There is a lot to do and so you will need to be able to build rapport quickly and get things done, whilst developing positive long term relationships with colleagues across the organisation.
If this sounds of interest then please drop us a line and we will happily arrange a time to discuss things in more detail.