Company Secretary Assistant (6 month F/T) - London

Recruiter
Lendlease
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Expires
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

For over 50 years we have used our imagination to create the best places, state-of-the-art buildings, thriving communities and ingenious infrastructure solutions. Our journey has taken us across the globe, from Australia to Asia, the Americas and Europe. And along the way we have set new standards by challenging conventional thinking for the better. What makes us different is that we understand, and can deliver the whole process - or just part of it -from Investment to Development to Construction. But most importantly, with everything we do, we leave a positive sustainable legacy for future generations to enjoy.

Job Purpose and Scope:

• Maternity leave cover.
• Contribute to the delivery of Company Secretariat activities, prepare documentation and perform administration and logistical activities and contribute to Company Secretariat policies, processes and operations.

Essential criteria:

• Ability to work calmly & authoritatively under pressure, and to guide others' actions
• Excellent communicator at all levels, ability to make the best possible use of briefings
• Good working knowledge of IT and able to work with database systems
• Good team working skills in order to get the best from colleagues' co-operation & ideas
• Innate respect for confidentiality & correct application of procedures & protocols
• To be able to work within agreed program parameters and deliver work on time

Desirable criteria:

• Qualified Company Secretary or Business, Business Law and/or Law (e.g. ACIS or equivalent)
• Chartered company secretary (ICSA, FCIS)
• Demonstrable intermediate level of role knowledge
• Experience in legal matters
• Experience of policies, procedures and programs and/or knowledge of the Construction, Property Development, Investment Management and Retirement Living industries and relevant legislative requirements and laws
• Proven administration skills, with significant attention to detail & accuracy
• Technical and analytical skills to support implementation