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 and subscribers only section.

To use Governance Institute’s service to help you recruit pre-qualified governance and risk management professionals, including company secretaries and directors, complete a job listing submission form and email it to


Corporate Governance Advisor, Sydney, NSW

As Corporate Governance Advisor you will be responsible for the delivery of accurate and timely company secretarial support to the client base. Working closely with the Managing Director you will anticipate client corporate governance requirements and be available to provide up-to-date best practice corporate governance advice.
Further information is available.
Applications close Wednesday, 31 January 2018.


Governance Officer, Gawler, SA

Our client is seeking a person with skills and experience to review and understand legislation, regulations, policies and procedures. You may have a legal mind, or clear skills in this regard to work in the governance realm of their administrative functions. Administrative skills are also a key part of the position with ability to work on multiple electronic platforms expected.
Further information is available.
Applications close Monday, 22 January 2018.


Council Members, Melbourne, VIC

The Minister for Planning, the Hon Richard Wynne MP is inviting expressions of interest from suitable candidates for appointment on the inaugural Birrarung Council, an independent advisory council to advise the Minister on the strategic management of the Yarra River land.
Further information is available.
Applications close Monday, 5 February 2018.


Manager Corporate Governance, Subiaco, WA

Our client is seeking to appoint a Manager of Corporate Governance to support and help manage the various corporate governance requirements of their independent medical research institute.
Further information is available.
Applications close Friday, 19 January 2018.

Further information


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