Senior Company Secretary - Funds

Sector: Asset Management
Area: Compliance And Legal
Ref: ST-12785-CS
Location: Ireland
Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Stephen Tierney

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Company Secretary to join a prominent fund manager overseeing multiple Irish funds businesses. The successful applicant will join a European corporate governance team and will be tasked with establishing and running a Company Secretariat function in the Dublin office.   


Key Responsibilities:


  • Establishing best practice guidance notes and a company secretarial procedures manual
  • Acting as Board Secretary for the Irish Management board and Irish funds boards
  • Take an active role in implementing CP86, MiFID II and the Operational Effectiveness Regime
  • Providing support and advise on new product launches and strategies
  • In conjunction with the global co-sec team, standardise standards and best practice procedures across the business
  • Responsible for one direct report in the Dublin office


The person:


  • Prior experience working in corporate governance, ideally within asset management (other relevant financial services experience will be considered)
  • An excellent understanding of Irish company law, governance codes and applicable financial services regulations
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • An understanding of UCITS and ICAV fund structures would be highly beneficial
  • ICSA qualified


This is a great opportunity for a seasoned Company Secretary to take a lead on building a domestic corporate governance function, under an established international brand.  



For a private and confidential conversation and for a full job description

please contact Stephen Tierney on 01-8746770.

or email