Career opportunities

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Governance Institute’s career opportunities service:

  • helps members and students progress their careers
  • gives organisations access to suitably qualified and experienced candidates for governance, risk and compliance positions. 

View the latest governance and risk related job opportunities below. Click on the job links for full details (exclusive to members and subscribers only).

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Advertise your positions to our governance and risk management professionals, including company secretaries and directors. Simply complete a job listing submission form and email it to

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Deputy Company Secretary/Legal Counsel, Sydney, NSW

Our client is seeking a Deputy Company Secretary/Legal Counsel to assist the General Counsel & Company Secretary in providing high-quality legal advice to the organisation. This is a fabulous opportunity to be involved with a commercially focussed start-up entity.
Further information is available
Please apply as soon as possible. 


Corporate Governance Officer, Melbourne, VIC

This organisation provides outsourced company secretarial services and corporate governance advice to a range of ASX listed and unlisted public and private companies; and is looking to add to their team following recent organic and acquisition growth.
Further information is available.
Applications Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Company Secretary, Melbourne, VIC

This organisation is seeking an experienced ASX-listed Company Secretary to join a dynamic, entrepreneurial professional services firm located in South Melbourne. Specialising in the provision of outsourced accounting and company secretarial functions to over 40 ASX-Listed entities in the energy, resources, biotechnology, technology, healthcare and food sectors. Attractive remuneration, professional development and career advancement is on offer.
Further information is available.
Applications close Thursday, 15 March 2018.

Further information


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

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

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