Company Secretary

Mahlab Recruitment

Senior company secretarial role in an ASX-listed energy and resources company.

  • ASX-listed energy and resources company
  • Close interaction with Board and executive team
  • Cross-functional legal and governance role
About the client

Our client is a listed international resources business.

About the role

Our client is seeking an experienced, legally qualified Company Secretary for this challenging, varied, and fast-paced role in a listed organisation.
  
Reporting to the General Manager, and with the support of a team of three, you will be responsible for ensuring the company complies with all of its regulatory and statutory reporting requirements.

Specifically, the Company Secretary will be responsible for:  
  • Directing preparation of minutes, agenda, notices, proxies, waivers of notice and associated correspondence for meetings of directors and shareholders
  • ASX Listing Rules compliance
  • Arranging for, and giving notice of, all Board of Directors and shareholder meetings
  • Preparing written minutes of each Board meeting
  • Undertaking group restructures and managing a portfolio of more than 100 subsidiary entities
  • Manage the Company Secretarial and compliance function
About you

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years’ PQE and some company secretarial experience in a listed environment.
  
An in-depth of knowledge of the Corporations Act and Corporate Governance Principles is sought, as is experience with unlisted entities and trusts. Strong organisational skills, attention to detail, a dynamic attitude and strong management capability are required. This role has one direct report.
  
This is a pivotal senior role offering a great variety of company secretarial and corporate governance matters. It offers excellent opportunity for growth and considerable responsibility.

For further information on this position please contact Nick Robertson:

Ref: 1003522
P: (02) 9241 1199
E: nick.robertson@mahlab.com.au
 
Mahlab is Australia's leading independent legal recruitment consultancy. We specialise in placing lawyers into corporations and private practice law firms throughout Australia and internationally.
 
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