Assistant Company Secretary

Universities Superannuation Scheme is one of the largest pension funds in the UK with assets in excess of £65 billion.

The Governance and Company Secretarial team is responsible for the management and oversight of the corporate governance framework of the Trustee and its in-house asset manager.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a high performing team, supporting and offering governance advice to the boards, committees and executives responsible for running this pension scheme.

The Role

•Company secretarial support to Board/Committee meetings of the Trustee and in-house asset manager

•Provision of advice and guidance to the business on reporting lines and decision making procedures

•Project management of governance projects

•Maintain key relationships with non-executive directors, exco members and other senior individuals within the business

The Person

•Experience of working in a governance/trustee/ company secretary-related role and an extensive understanding of corporate governance models, principles and processes

•Knowledge and understanding of regulatory frameworks and statutory requirements for companies and/or pension schemes

•Effective team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills

To apply please email with a full CV, details of your current remuneration and a covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the role. Please call Oliver Cannon on 0203 772 5077 should you wish to discuss the role further or have a confidential discussion.


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