Fantastic opportunity for Director-level role at Global Bank as Head of Secretarial Services Team managing team based in UK, America and Asia
A top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank situated in Canary Wharf is seeking a Director-level professional to be the new Head of Secretarial Services Team ('SST'). The team consists of around 45 colleagues based in London, America, Asia and Ireland.
This role will report directly to the Company Secretary. The Bank's corporate secretariat provides support and company secretarial services to the Bank and its Board, Board committees and subsidiary companies to ensure that legal entities within the Bank's business areas are managed effectively in accordance with best practice and policies.
The head of SST will be responsible for providing clear leadership and ensuring departmental objectives are met. This will include implementing core roles and projects, developing and supporting professional training of team members. This role will also be required to provide non-routine company secretarial advice to relevant businesses (including overseas contacts).
Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators (ACIS) or equivalent and overall strong academic background
Knowledge of relevant legal and regulatory requirements, particularly the UK Companies Act 1985 and 2006 (and related legislation) as well as corporate governance principles and best practices
Proven people management skills (including delegation and motivation)
Company secretarial experience gained within a UK listed company of substantial size and complexity
Strong decision-making and problem solving skills
Ability to work collaboratively and build superior relationships with key stakeholders
Please send your CV to Pippa Campbell, Recruitment Consultant (Legal) at Morgan McKinley to discuss further.
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.