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Deputy Company Secretary


As the Deputy Company Secretary you will:

Work alongside the Group Company Secretary and other company secretarial specialists, to enable the group and their subsidiaries to deliver upon the commercial, customer objectives and priorities by ensuring the following:

  • Company corporate governance & secretariat services are delivered as required.
  • Supporting the business including corporate statutory compliance activities, shareholder and board actions, development and maintenance of the corporate governance framework, processes, procedures, databases and know-how.

This position would be ideal for the following individual:

  • A passionate Company Secretarial professional who is currently supporting the Group Company Secretary in a multinational environment.
  • Someone either based in the UAE, other GCC countries or someone based outside the region with a serious interest in relocating to the Middle East.
  • A passionate individual that is willing to face challenging situations and be part of a great institution that is going through a very exciting time in their growth within the region.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • You must have a Minimum of 5 years of experience in a Company Secretarial & governance specialist position, from a Multinational environment.
  • 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.

If you are an ICSA qualified Company Secretary, with experience of working for a multinational or top tier group and you are either based in the Middle East or interested in relocating to Dubai, then please get in touch for a further discussion. We look forward to hearing from you!

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


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