Assistant Company Secretary

  • Paradigm Housing Group
  • Wooburn Green HP10 0DG, United Kingdom
  • Feb 24, 2017
Full time Admin-Clerical Administration Property Services Real Estate & Property

Job Description

Paradigm Housing Group is a values-led business and one of the UK’s most progressive housing associations with 14,000 properties across the south-east of England and a large property development portfolio.

This is a very exciting time to be joining Paradigm Housing Group. With 14,000 properties, a turnover of £115m and a substantial development and sales programme, we are making the most of our many opportunities in a challenging but rewarding environment. We have a clear and ambitious view of where we are as an organisation and where we need to get to; providing more homes for people who need them by running an efficient and successful business.

We are looking for an excellent Assistant Company Secretary to join our Corporate Services department.

As Assistant Company Secretary you will

  • Be a trusted advisor to senior management, and deputise for the General Counsel & Company Secretary on all governance matters.  
  • Take responsibility for the organisation of meetings of the Board, its committees and general meetings.
  • A key manager of the corporate decision-making process.

Assistant Company Secretary skills

  • You will have experience in company secretarial work and governance.
  • You may have experience of the housing sector but it is not essential.
  • You will be degree level educated and/or part/full ICSA qualified.

You will be expected to work closely with other departments and Board Members to ensure that we deliver against our standards and have a desire to push forward improvements to our service.

At Paradigm, whilst we work hard, we offer an attractive range of benefits and encourage everyone to grow with us. We welcome applicants from all sections of the communities we work in.

Shortlisting will be conducted in line with the essential and desirable criteria set out in the person specification.

If you are interested in this position please apply via our website and include a CV and cover letter detailing how you meet the person specification.

Closing Date:           10 March 2017