Head of Governance

10 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Do you value good practice and continual improvement in governance activities?
  • Are you capable of building strong relationships with senior leaders, Board Trustees, Council members and standing committees?
  • Are you looking to join an organisation that values growth and transformation?

With a new leadership team, a bold new strategy, WORK 2022 – shaping the future of safety and health, and an ambitious vision to improve the working lives of people worldwide, now is a great time to join the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) as Head of Governance.

As the leading international professional body in health and safety, we now have an exciting opportunity within our Finance and Governance Directorate. As an experienced governance professional, you will lead on all aspects of our corporate governance systems, structures and corporate services including Board, Council and Committee support.

The successful candidate will also be responsible for maintaining and developing a culture of good information governance across the organisation and ensuring compliance with relevant legislation.

We’re looking for someone who can unpack the complexities of our corporate governance and find ways of building more effective policies and processes. You should be a skilled communicator and relationship builder, capable of delivering effective quality assurance and upholding strong ethical practice across our organisation.

Based at our head office, just 10 minutes from Leicester city centre and reporting directly to the Director of Finance and Governance, the role will play an integral part in supporting IOSH to achieve its strategic goals as a global charitable membership body with a commercial trading arm.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious professional to join an organisation that leads the way in its sector. If you feel you can bring real value to our corporate governance and want to be part of an exciting organisation that is constantly developing, the make sure you apply.

Salary Banding: £50,857.20 to £56,049.00 plus excellent benefit package including 25 days holiday per annum.

Location: Leicester, LE18 1NN

For further information and to download the full job description, please visit our website.

Closing date: 18 January 2018

Two Stage Interview Process

Telephone Interview: 25 January 2018

Panel Interview: 31 January 2018