Company Secretary

Recruiter
Focus Resourcing
Location
Reading
Salary
£25000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Key responsibilities

Heading up company secretarial services for the firm to provide company secretarial assistance, corporate governance and administrative back-up to a wide range of organisations - private and public companies, flat management companies, unincorporated organisations and charities. Responsibilities will include:

* Run a company secretarial function for 200 companies
* Provide ad hoc advice on company law relevant to client's business, including recent PSC register legislation
* Prepare meeting documentation, attend meetings and assist Chairman with management
* and statutory queries, including review of articles of association
* Assist with due diligence exercises during corporate transactions
* Draft constitutional documents for Charity registration and manage statutory reporting
* Maintain electronic & manual statutory records, including reporting to Companies House
* File charity commission returns and VAT return on a charity client

Skills and experience

* Previous experience of working in a Company Secretary role
* Excellent academic background
* Excellent client relationship skills
* Ability to develop and work in a fast paced, intellectually challenging environment
* Resilient under pressure with the ability to manage multiple deadlines
* High level of professionalism and integrity

* Competitive salary depending on your experience and skills.
* 25 days annual holiday.
* Excellent benefits package available from day one: contributory pension, life insurance, income protection insurance, childcare voucher salary sacrifice, cycle to work scheme, and employee assistance programme