About the role
We are currently recruiting for a Governance Officer on a permanent basis to join the Governance Department. This role will report to the Head of Governance.
Purpose and Main Duties
As Governance Officer, you will play a key part in the HCPC’s governance framework. You will work closely with the Head of Governance to ensure the smooth running of the HCPC’s decision-making groups.
You will manage a number of Committees and Groups as Committee Secretary as well as supporting the wider work of the Governance Team which is responsible for Information Governance, Compliance and Risk Management. You will gain in depth organisational knowledge and a front row seat to how decisions are made.
You will have substantial experience in having serviced boards and committees, with a good understand of governance practice within the public sector. You will also have excellent interpersonal and written communication skills, and a proven ability to influence and build effective internal and external stakeholder relationships
What we offer
The people we work with are central to helping us achieve effective and efficient regulation and in return we offer our employees generous benefits. As a member of the team you will have access to wide range of employee schemes and benefits including:
- 30 days annual leave plus discretionary days at Christmas
- Interest free season ticket loan
- Cycle to work scheme
- 7% employer contribution pension
- Employee discounts on a broad range of retail outlets
- Flexible working options
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)