London
£40000 per annum
Permanent
Job description
They are looking for a Governance Manager to support their Company Secretary & Chief of Staff by providing excellent governance and decision-making arrangements for them.

This is an important new role charged with developing effective processes and procedures and providing expert advice on governance to colleagues at all levels across the institute.

Governance Manager Responsibilities:

• Planning, managing, and coordinating the work of senior level meetings, including developing agendas, quality assurance and, distributing meeting papers, taking minutes of complex and sensitive discussions, and following up on agreed actions.
• Developing and updating governance policies and procedures, using expert knowledge and best practice.
• Maintaining statutory registers and records, for example, information recorded by the Charity Commission and Companies House, the register of directors and ‘fit and proper person’ declarations
• Supporting the Company Secretary in complying with statutory filing and reporting requirements – Companies House, Charity Commission and OSCR
• Supervising the governance work of the Governance and Executive Support Officer, who is line managed by the Executive Office Manager

Governance Manager Requirements:

Significant experience and success in supporting committees and meetings is essential as well as strong theoretical and practical knowledge of charity and/or corporate governance best practice.

A keen problem solver with meticulous accuracy, you will have a proven ability to manage your workload when under pressure to meet multiple deadlines. Your attitude is equally as important as your experience, and you must have a diplomatic and helpful approach with excellent people skills.

About their company:

Our client is a UK-based international accountancy membership and standard-setting body. They are the only such body globally dedicated to public financial management.

Our client believes that improving public services is the key to changing lives for the better and that good public financial management is central to achieving this ambition.

Location:  The location for the role will be dual location at both home and our London office.

Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, 36 per week
Salary: up to £40,000 per annum
Benefits: 25 days annual leave, up to 10% employer's pension contribution, Death in service life cover, Season ticket loans, Employee Assistance Helpline, Exclusive employee discount and rewards at many major brands including health & well-being, retail, restaurants and mobile technology providers.

Closing date for applications: 19th September, 2021

You may have experience of the following: Information Governance Officer, Information Governance Manager, Information Compliance Officer, General Data Protection Officer, GDPR Officer, Data Protection Officer, GDPR Coordinator, Data Protection Coordinator, Compliance Officer, Compliance Coordinator, etc.

Ref: 102 190
Posted on: 23 August 2021
Closed date: 20 September 2021
Job ref: 102190
Tags: Finance