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Company Secretary (Junior-Mid Level)


Our client is one of the UAE's leading financial institutions that has been providing banking & financial services to millions of customers and business, with a growing presence locally, regionally and globally.

They are looking to hire a Corporate Governance & Company Secretariat Specialist to be based in Abu Dhabi.

The Corporate Governance & Company Secretarial Specialist will:

Work alongside the Group Company Secretary to contribute with enabling the Bank & Group company subsidiaries to deliver upon its commercial, customer objectives and priorities, through providing company corporate governance &secretariat services, support and advice in association with the Group Company Secretary including corporate statutory compliance activities, shareholder and board actions, development and maintenance of the corporate governance framework, processes, procedures, databases and know-how.

Qualfications and Requirements:

  • You must have a Minimum of 5 to 7 years of experience as a Corporate Secretary & Governance Specialist preferably in Banking & the FI industry.
  • ICSA Qualified Chartered Secretary (ICSA) or a Law Graduate.
  • Well versed in company secretarial and corporate governance regulatory process and procedures.
  • In-depth knowledge & understanding of Corporate Laws and the relevant implementation regulations.
  • Sound knowledge in international Corporate Governance Codes, Guidelines & global best practices (UK Corporate Governance Code, BASEL III, OECD, etc.…).
  • You are also expected to have a reasonable exposure of the following skills : advising, establishing and winding different types of legal entities/SPVs across the global well-known jurisdictions.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.


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