Clerkenwell, Greater London
£42,000 - £48,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Head of Governance

Central London

£42,000 - £48,000 + Benefits

About us

The Microbiology Society is a membership charity for scientists interested in microbes, their effects and their practical uses. It is one of the largest microbiology societies in Europe with a worldwide membership based in universities, industry, hospitals, research institutes and schools. 
Our members have a unique depth and breadth of knowledge about the discipline. The Society’s role is to help unlock and harness the potential of that knowledge. 
About you 

We are looking for a new Head of Governance to join our friendly and welcoming team, based in central London. You will provide strategic direction for governance across the Society’s activities, working closely with colleagues and with Society members at all levels. Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, the Head of Governance will be responsible for ensuring that the Society complies with all legal and statutory requirements and maintains excellent standards with all matters of corporate governance.

The postholder will contribute to and support the Chief Operations Officer in the delivery of Council’s strategic objectives in relation to long-term sustainability by increasing efficiency and ensuring robust governance by supporting activities that place members at the heart of the Society and by growing and developing future leaders

For more information, please visit our website.

Please send a CV and covering letter by email via the button below.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 25th October 2019

The Society takes the security of your data seriously. It has internal policies and controls in place to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed, and is not accessed except by our employees in the proper performance of their duties.

Please note that due to limited resources it is not possible for the Society to acknowledge receipt of applications. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

“We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United Kingdom. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.” 

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Refreshed on: 13 October 2019
Closed date: 25 October 2019
Job ref: MS0810
Tags: Senior Management, Governance

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