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Job Reference: HP209

Assistant Company Secretary

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Assistant Company Secretary
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

Flexible working arrangements considered, with a minimum 2 days p/w in the Cambridge office.

Errington Legal are seeking an experienced and proactive Assistant Company Secretary to assist the Senior Company Secretary on a wide variety of company secretarial matters (compliance, governance, regulatory) for our client, an international FTSE 100 Company. 


  • ICSA qualified or part-qualified essential

  • Proven track record in company secretarial matters

  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role at a similar level essential

  • Share scheme experience would be beneficial

  • Plc and MAR experience preferable

  • Strong working knowledge of Companies Act 2006

  • Strong working knowledge of UK Corporate Governance Code preferable

  • Experience with common Listing Rules procedures preferable

The Candidate:

  • Strong organisational skills

  • A Team player with excellent interpersonal skills

  • High level of attention to detail

  • Analytical with a passion for problem solving

  • Client (internal) focused

  • Flexible, adaptable and pragmatic

  • Able to use initiative to resolve problems and identify improvements to processes

The role is based in Cambridge however a flexible working arrangement may be considered.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact hollie.preston@erringtonlegal.co.uk 

Please be aware that salaries listed are estimates based on market averages and may vary dependent on experience.
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications are confidential).

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individual, as well as those of the business/ firm. There is no longevity or success in an incorrect match, but at the same time Hollie is also able to exercise judgement on when it i…


Errington Legal provided a personal, tailored and friendly service. They listened carefully to the kind of firm that I wanted to work for and the nature of work in which I hoped to be involved then made targeted suggestions based on this. They outlined a range of options to me but were careful not to waste my time or that of firms by putting me forward for interviews for roles which were not aligned with what I was looking for. They also spent time with me in the run up to the interview helping me to prepare. As a result, they found me a role at a firm where I am extremely happy and doing a job which I love, for which I will always be immensely grateful.
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