In-House Company Secretary
My client is an independent corporate services firm based in London. The firm looks after businesses and private clients on an international scale. Their services including trusts, corporate finance audit, accountancy and company administration. As a result of expansion, they're now looking to bring on board a company secretary with a strong technical background to take on a newly created role.
- Partnering with the managing partner on diverse corporate, commercial, trust and finance matters
- Advise on general corporate secretarial matters
- To ensure the effective servicing of the Board of Directors. This will include summoning meetings, preparing agendas, diarising of meeting attendance, collating papers and ensuring their timely distribution
- Upkeep of statutory registers
- Ensure compliance with company law requirements including the maintenance of statutory books and records for UK and overseas companies, the establishment and dissolution of legal entities
- Involvement in restructuring projects
- Implementing and administering share options schemes
- Providing advice on corporate and commercial matters
- Supervising and reviewing team members work
- Liaising with relevant regulators and external counsel as required.
- Degree educated
- Qualified chartered company secretary or solicitor
- A sound knowledge of the Companies Act
- Prior experience in a private practice/professional services firm.