Career opportunities

By advertising available openings, Governance Institute’s career opportunities service aims to help members and students to progress their careers, and assist organisations to identify suitably qualified and experienced candidates for governance, risk and compliance positions. See the latest governance and risk related job opportunities below and access further information by following the links to login to our Members Only section.

Risk and Assurance Specialist, Brisbane, QLD

Reporting to the Manager Governance Risk and Assurance, the Risk and Assurance Specialist will contribute to the implementation & facilitation of a coordinated and decentralised risk management, compliance & governance framework.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 31 March 2017.

Company Secretary, Melbourne, VIC

Our client is seeking an experienced part-time Company Secretary with a knowledge of State Government governance responsibilities. The position is a salary role and provides secretariat support to the CEO, Board Chair and Chair of the Audit Committee.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 7 April 2017.

Director, Corporate Governance and Risk Office, Canberra, ACT

Exciting opportunity, within a leading University, to lead an important portfolio to deliver a systematic and disciplined approach to Corporate Governance and Risk.

Further information is available. 

Applications close Thursday, 13 April 2017.

Group Manager Governance and Company Secretary, Brisbane, QLD

Leadership role at a leading Not for Profit, encompassing all facets of governance and fulfilling the role of Company Secretary and Secretary (Conference Councils Administrator).

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 14 April 2017. Applications will be assessed as received.

Senior Governance Officer, Melbourne, VIC

The Senior Governance Officer provides support to the University Secretary; provides support for the operations of Council and its committees; oversees the administration and review of the university’s policies, statutes and regulations; and is responsible for the conduct of University elections; updates the Secretariat websites and publications and generally supports Secretariat communications; and provides high quality governance support and advice to the University Secretary to support best practice governance more generally.

Further information is available.

Applications close 11pm on Tuesday, 28 March 2017. 

Director, Nambour, QLD

Our client is a community based not for profit Company. They are seeking a Director with appropriate qualifications and/or experience in the disability or health sector.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 14 April 2017.

GRC Consultant, Sydney, NSW

We are currently experiencing rapid growth (particularly in the Education sector) and require the services of a GRC Consultant in Melbourne. In this dynamic role, you will be in a unique position where you can make a difference, helping schools protect students and staff and nurture a child safe culture.

Further Information is available.

Applications close Friday, 7 April 2017.

GRC Consultant, Melbourne, VIC

Our client is currently experiencing rapid growth (particularly in the Education sector) and require the services of a GRC Consultant in Melbourne. In this dynamic role, you will be in a unique position where you can make a difference, helping schools protect students and staff and nurture a child safe culture.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 7 April 2017.

Board appointments, VIC

Our client has a number of director, including chairperson, positions available and is inviting expressions of interest in these positions.

Further information is available.

Applications close Monday, 3 April 2017.

Assistant Company Secretary, Melbourne or Sydney

Our client is seeking an Assistant Company Secretary for an ASX 300 Financial Services Company. The Assistant Company Secretary’s key role is to support the Company Secretary and oversee the various governance functions for the company as required by Corporations Act, Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act, Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Act, ASX Listing Rules as well as ASIC, APRA and ACNC regulatory Guides and other relevant legislation and regulation. There are no direct or indirect reports to this function.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 24 March 2017.

Assistant Company Secretary, North Sydney, NSW

Our client is a leading international construction company. They have a new opportunity for the role of Assistant Company Secretary. The primary responsibility of this role will be to assist the Company Secretary in delivering quality secretarial services to the business with particular focus on compliance, data integrity, due diligence, statutory board and financial reporting and to facilitate continuity of service delivery in the absence of the Company Secretary.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 24 March 2017.

Corporate Secretarial Manager, Melbourne, VIC

Due to our client’s strategic National growth plans this opportunity exists for you to join their Corporate Secretarial Team. You will have solid experience as a Manager in Professional Services or similar and will have an excellent understanding of ASIC & the complete Microsoft Office Suite.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 31 March 2017.

Corporate Secretarial Manager/Consultant, Sydney, NSW

Our client is looking to recruit a strong and experienced Corporate Secretarial Manager/Consultant to join the team with a focus on managing the Corporate Secretarial compliance function and a small team within the Enterprise Sydney division. The successful candidate will possess significant prior experience in Corporate Secretarial work.

Further information is available.

Applications close Friday, 24 March 2017.


Applying

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, simply download the listing information form and email the completed form to register@governanceinstitute.com.au. If you require further information on the service please contact Emma Churchill, State Director, Queensland on (07) 3229 6879 or by email at emma.churchill@governanceinstitute.com.au.

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 Opportunities tab. For further assistance, contact Emma Churchill, State Director, Queensland on (07) 3229 6879 or by email at 
emma.churchill@governanceinstitute.com.au.

Governance Institute students

If you are a current student who has completed two or more subjects of a Governance Institute postgraduate course, contact us at register@governanceinstitute.com.au for assessment of your eligibility to receive notice of governance career opportunities.

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