Head of Governance and Compliance


Our client, a progressive professional body, is seeking a Head of Governance and Compliance to join their innovative organisation. Reporting to the Chief Finance Officer, you will be responsible for ensuring the charity and its subsidiaries are compliant with all necessary legislation and regulations to follow best practice. The ideal candidate will be driven to achieve results with strong communication and interpersonal skills to foster solid working relationships. Prior experience in a similar role is a must. If this sounds of interest, please don’t hesitate to apply!

Role and responsibilities

  • Maintaining high standards of corporate governance and ensuring best practice
  • Active risk management
  • Responsibility for internal audit development and coordination
  • Develop and maintain the implementation of compliance processes
  • Line management of the Governance Officer ensuring effective governance of the Council and Committees

Experience and qualifications

  • Prior experience within a governance and compliance role with considerable responsibility
  • Professional qualification in governance, Law or Finance highly advantageous

Personal qualities and behaviours

  • Excellent analysis and presentation skills
  • Effective leadership
  • Committed to ongoing personal learning
  • Effective time management

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Reference Number: 1468

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