Job title:

General Counsel and Company Secretary - FTSE Role Midlands

Job ref:

12780

Location:

Midlands

Years qualified:

8-9+ years

Job Description:

Our client is a very well known leisure company which is listed on the London Stock Exchange and based in the Midlands.

It is looking to make the first time appointment of a full time General Counsel and Company Secretary. The focus of the legal element of the role is to provide advice and support in respect of secretarial and legal matters to the Executive Committee and other senior groups.

This will include:

- property issues
- contractual matters
- M&A activity
- Litigation management
- Companies Act and other companies legislation (UKLA, Data protection Act, FSA)

In addition to this the company secretarial elements will encompass:

- Subsidiary Boards / Committees and General Meetings
- Statutory and Regulatory Compliance
- Share Registration and Shareholder Communication
- Transactional support
- Licences
- Insurance
- Corporate Governance

The ideal candidate will be a lawyer with demonstrable company secretarial background who will have already worked in house.

Please do call in so that we can provide you will further details about this interesting and rare opportunity

Apply for this job:

For further information in complete confidence, please contact:
Deborah Kirkman - 020 7778 1606
Sonya Rayner - 020 7778 1635
Nicola Smith - 020 7778 1621


Alternatively, email the In-house Recruitment Team quoting the job title and reference number:
inhouse@chambersandpartners.co.uk