Deputy Company Secretary
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Secretary to join our passionate and knowledgeable Secretariat team as the Deputy Company Secretary. This exciting role will see you carrying out the day to day tasks a normal Deputy Company Secretary would, alongside high involvement of varied projects, utilising your legal experience and management to continue the long-term success of the team.
The Secretariat team manages the process for all 30+ UK businesses and 17,000 employees. We are hard-working, focused and passionate about what we do; this coupled with our customer-centric attitude makes for a successful team that is an essential part of the Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland group.
What will I be doing in the role?
In the role as Deputy Company Secretary you will provide support the Company including;-
Compliance with the Companies Acts and other relevant legislation
Acquisitions, reorganisations, amalgamations, liquidations and disposalsImplementation and management of employee share schemes
Compliance with data protection legislation, including the General Data Protection Regulations
Administration of Consumer Credit Licenses and various other licenses
Administration of surety bonds and guarantees.
Management and administration of UK and Ireland Insurance Program and servicing of insurance including claims handling
Am I who you are looking for?
First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?
For the Deputy Company Secretary specifically it is important that you:
Have knowledge of company law, corporate governance and compliance
Have knowledge of employee share schemes
Have knowledge of company acquisitions, reorganisations, amalgamations, liquidations and disposals
Are customer focused
Have attention to detail and delivery focused
It would advantageous if you also had experience and knowledge of;
Data protection and consumer credit legislation
Surety bonds and guarantees
Insurances including broking and claims handling
What about the business I’ll be joining?
There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.
This vacancy is working for Saint Gobain UK & Ireland delegation – a central hub that supports the UK’s 34 businesses with anything from Recruitment, Payroll, HR and Legal services, to name a few. Saint-Gobain is the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?
What will I get in return?
As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, we able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within the delegation or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.
What do I need to do now?
We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.