Company Secretary (SME)

Company Secretary (SME)

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sophie Evans

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are currently partnering with this market leading SME in Coventry, in search of a Company Secretary. This is a stand alone position, reporting into the Chairman. We are seeking a Secretary with a finance background, to support the business in legal compliance regulations across the Group.

Your duties include:

  • Company Secretary and statutory representative on group legal entities.
  • Statutory filings and payment of relevant fees.
  • Maintain legal entity compliance in the UK and overseas.
  • Advise on Corporate Governance and Regulatory changes.
  • Set-up corporate entities, reviewing legal and contractual documentation.
  • Internal audit for compliance with internal approvals and authority levels.
  • Working with the wider business to ensure that terms and conditions are consistent.
  • Coordinate with tax and legal advisors.
  • Internal legal support across various matters that may arise.
  • Bank facilities and agreements, loan & lease documents.
  • Manage group Insurance policies.
  • Company finance and audit.

The Requirements

  • Strong academic credentials - Degree in Business, Administration, Law, Management, Finance or a similar discipline.
  • Ideally ICSA member with a strong finance background.
  • Experience of overseas legal entities.
  • An interest in and experience of corporate tax would be beneficial.
  • Strong contract review experience.
  • Robust individual who will question and investigate processes and outcome.

What's On Offer?

  • Salary £60,000 - £65,000
  • Matched Pension
  • 25 days holiday (+ 8 Statutory)
  • Agile working post probation
  • Flexible hours, including early Friday finish
  • Free On-site Parking
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Opportunity to work with a market-leading brand
  • A positive and down-to-earth culture

If this sounds like the perfect position for you, then please click apply to this advert, or call Sophie Evans, Gleeson Recruitment, on 07812 079718.

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