Governance career opportunities

By advertising available opportunities, Governance Institute’s governance career opportunities service aims to help members to progress their careers, and assist organisations to identify suitably qualified and experienced candidates for governance, risk and compliance positions.

Company Secretary, Sydney, NSW

Our client is seeking a Company Secretary who is degree qualified with extensive experience in a Company Secretarial role (listed environment preferred). You will be responsible for providing support to the Board, General Counsel and Company Secretary and senior management, to assist the Company in meeting their legal, financial and other statutory obligations. Regardless of your corporate background you will have a detailed understanding of the ASX Listing Rules and the Corporations Act. Under-pinning the success of this role will be your ability to work autonomously, execute and prioritise competing demands whilst deploying the highest levels of diplomacy and integrity.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 23 October 2015. 


Application is only open to Governance Institute members and eligible Graduate Diploma students. Details of the positions may be viewed by members upon logging in and should be accessed and reviewed prior to applying.

Further information

Employers and recruiters

To use Governance Institute’s service to help you recruit pre-qualified governance and risk management professionals, including company secretaries, contact Emma Churchill, State Director, Queensland on (07) 3229 6879 or by email at

Governance Institute members

Associate, Fellow and Certificated members can access one complimentary remuneration extract from the 2015 Australian Board Remuneration Survey Report. The report covers many executive and board roles including company secretary, chief risk officer, risk manager and director.

You can request your extract by completing this form.

Login and go to My Governance Institute to update your profile to receive email notification of new governance career opportunities as soon as they are listed. Go to My Governance Institute and select the Career Oportunities tab. For further assistance, contact Emma Churchill, State Director, Queensland on (07) 3229 6879 or by email at

Governance Institute students

If you are a current student who has completed two or more subjects of Governance Institute’s Graduate Diploma, contact us at for assessment of your eligibility to receive notice of governance career opportunities.

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