Governance Officer (Development Vehicles)

England, London
£27500 - £32454 per annum
18 Jan 2021
01 Feb 2021
Clarion Housing Group Ltd
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Salary: £27,500 - £32,454 per annum

Job Location: London, More London Place

Hours: 36 per week

Contract Type: Permanent

Clarion Housing Group is the country's largest housing association with 125,000 homes nationwide. We're a social landlord, providing affordable homes overwhelmingly for people who can't meet their housing needs on the open market, a property development company, a charitable foundation and a repairs and maintenance service. By 2040 Clarion will be the undisputed leading housing group for good quality, fit for purpose, well managed and sustainable private rent homes.

We're looking for two professional Governance Officers (Development Vehicles) to provide company secretarial services to the Clarion Group and its operating companies, in particular joint ventures (JVs), special purpose vehicles (SPVs) and resident management companies. You'll support the Company Secretariat in ensuring Clarion fulfils its legal and regulatory obligations and maintains the highest standards of probity.

Reporting to the Governance Manager, you'll work with the relevant chairs and directors, and liaise with colleagues from across the business to ensure timely submission of board and committee reports, prepare and disseminate minutes and monitor action plans.

You'll assist with ensuring board members and in particular staff who are directors understand their roles and responsibilities and provide advice and support with the organisation of training.

Other responsibilities include the following:

  • Responsible for statutory files including minutes, board papers, certificates and various returns
  • Advising on probity matters and delivering training, where necessary
  • Demonstrate a comment to environmentally friendly practices in line with the organisation's Environmental Sustainability Strategy

We're looking for professionals who have a good understanding of development vehicles and the role of the company secretariat. With excellent attention to detail and able to use their initiative to identify issues and respond accordingly.

In return, we offer a highly competitive salary, a Group Bonus Scheme and other benefits, including a defined contribution pension matched up to 7.5% and generous life assurance.

Closing Date: Monday 1st February 2021 at midnight

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You can download the role profile here - Governance Officer (Development Vehicles)

In the event that we receive a high volume of applications, we reserve the right to close this advert early.

You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply for this vacancy; Clarion are not able to offer visa sponsorship.

Diversity and Inclusion

We want Clarion to be a workplace where everyone feels valued, can be themselves and know they can reach their full potential. We embrace and celebrate our differences through various initiatives and support colleagues through a number of staff networks.

We're committed to building a strong, diverse workforce and making Clarion an inclusive place to work.