Major US house seeks a high calibre individual to work as part of the company Secretarial team within the bank’s legal department. The role will suit a detail-oriented candidate, ideally ICSA qualified, with a business or law degree and experience of working in a Company Secretarial capacity within a multinational organisation. Experience gained from Financial Services is essential and the successful candidate will demonstrate a good knowledge of the investment management/funds industry to include experience in the governance of UCITs funds.
The role will cover CoSec compliance, providing support to Boards and Committees and undertaking various ad hoc projects. Specific responsibilities will include organising and taking responsibility for all secretarial aspects of Board and Committee meetings, providing a governance and company secretarial service to stakeholders across the UK, maintaining statutory registers and the negotiation and review of a range of legal documentation.
Applicants will be strong, confident communicators with the proven ability to engage with and influence senior stockholders. The ability to work effectively under pressure in a deadline driven environment is essential, together with a strong team focus, good judgement and a high level of risk awareness.