Head of Legal and Company Secretary

You will act as the principal adviser to the Board and Executive Team on all aspects of law and governance as well as a significant forward pipeline of M&A.  As a member of the Business Leadership Team you will lead the work to support the Chair, the Governing Body and its committees in all matters relating to statutory compliance, corporate governance interpretation of policies, financial delegations, and directors’ duties.  You must be comfortable operating at board level in a complex international environment with full accountability for the provision of accurate strategic legal and governance advice.

The role would suit agile thinkers, who thrive in circumstances of ambiguity and who relish operating at the highest levels of corporate life.  The following core competencies will be needed:

  • Credibility at board level
  • Business leadership
  • Operating under Private Equity management
  • The full breadth of commercial legal experience, including complex M&A

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