Senior Company Secretarial, PLC

Cumbria/ Lancashire or London
14 Oct 2021
25 Oct 2021
Job Title
Company Secretary
Contract Type
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity to join a FTSE 250 Plc engineering business.

Working as an integral part of a national legal and company secretarial team, this role can be based in Cumbria or London.


In this position, you will work with the Assistant Company Secretary and Group GC on PLC company secretarial issues including:

  • Statutory compliance for UK Group companies
  • Company Secretarial services – including Company House filings and corporate transactions
  • Board, Committee & AGM meeting support
  • Annual report and accounts
  • Stock exchange registration and compliance
  • Share scheme administration
  • Corporate governance

*The team is supported by an administrator who handles the more routine administration.


We are looking for:

  • Fully or part ICSA qualified or a solicitor*
  • Demonstrable knowledge of UK Companies Act, and other corporate legislation, corporate governance codes and best practice, and other regulatory codes and frameworks
  • Experience in a company secretarial assistant role previously, ideally within a listed PLC environment but candidates with just limited company experience will be considered
  • Knowledge of a secretarial software package (e.g. Diligent Blueprint) and digital platform for Board papers
  • Confident interpersonal skills; able to communicate effectively across all levels of the organisation and with external professional advisors and agencies
  • Highly skilled multitasker; can prioritise own workload effectively and work within tight timeframes

If you are interested in this Senior Company Secretarial Assistant position, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Jacqui Douglas. If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch.

*All candidates will be considered on merit

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