Assistant Vice President – Corporate Secretarial [12-month fixed-term contract]

Legal & Regulatory Dublin, Ireland


Description

Assistant Vice President – Corporate Secretarial [12-month fixed-term contract]

Dublin – Ireland

 

About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

For more information about Citco, please visit www.citco.com

About the Team & Business Line:

Fund Administration is Citco’s core business, and our alternative asset and accounting service is one of the industry’s most respected. Our continuous investment in learning and technology solutions means our people are equipped to deliver a seamless client experience.

Citco is recruiting for an experienced company secretary, with funds experience, to provide maternity leave cover for a period of up to twelve months. This Assistant Vice President role will report to the Head of Company Secretarial in Ireland. As a core member of the corporate secretarial team, you will be working with some of the industry’s most accomplished professionals to deliver award-winning services for complex fund structures that our clients can depend on.

Your Role:

  • You will act as the primary point of contact for the provision of company secretarial services for a portfolio of Cayman, Luxembourg and Irish domiciled investment fund vehicles;
  • You will organise, including the preparation of board packs, and attend fund board meetings;
  • You will have the ability to actively listen and prepare detailed board minutes and action points to a high standard in accordance with agreed timelines;
  • You will organise and attend shareholder meetings and draft minutes thereafter in a timely manner;
  • You will arrange for document execution, notarisations, apostilling and consularisation;
  • You will be able to demonstrate a strong working knowledge of the Companies Act 2014, the Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicles Act 2015, the Corporate Governance Code for Collective Investment Schemes and Management Companies and other relevant regulations and legislation as may be applicable to Irish funds;
  • You will have experience in liaising with the Central Bank of Ireland and Companies Registration Office in Ireland through their respective online reporting systems;
  • You will liaise with registered office providers in the Cayman Islands and Luxembourg;
  • You will maintain statutory registers and common seals;
  • You will work with the Head of Secretarial on corporate governance / company secretarial matters and to assist in the managing, mitigating and monitoring of corporate governance risk;
  • You will perform other company secretarial functions from time to time as may be required.

 

About You:

  • You have a minimum of 4 years’ experience providing company secretarial services in the regulated funds industry; Being CGI or part-CGI qualified is an advantage but not a pre-requisite.
  • You are able to manage a varied portfolio to a high service standard and contribute to weekly department meetings.
  • You are fluent in English and have strong communication skills (both written and verbal) given that this position involves representing Citco as a primary contact with clients.
  • You have strong minute-taking experience in a funds environment.
  • You show excellent attention to detail and organisational skills, with the ability to multi-task.
  • You are enthusiastic, motivated and pro-active and able to act on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • You pride yourself in being professional, dependable and trustworthy with a co-operative attitude.
  • You are able to work under pressure and to deadlines.

 

Our Benefits

Your wellbeing is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.

 

We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.