Role details

Corporate Governance Officer (Temp-to-Perm)

Manhattan   •   USD1 - USD1,000,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Major US Bank
  • Seeking an Experienced Corporate Governance Professional

About Our Client

Major US Bank

Job Description

  • Supports all activities related to board and legal entity governance for designated subsidiaries in the US.
  • Coordinate corporate secretarial activities, for regulated and unregulated U.S. subsidiaries, as designated by the Subsidiary Governance Office in the U.S.
  • Provides corporate secretarial support for designated subsidiaries in the U.S., including planning and preparation of materials for Board and Committee meetings, preparation and drafting of corporate resolutions, and meeting minutes.
  • Provide support to the directors, officers and business contacts of US subsidiaries on governance issues.
  • Assist with implementation of structural changes and initiatives affecting U.S. subsidiaries, including preparation and drafting of related filings and associated statutory reviews.
  • Assist in performing governance reviews of U.S. subsidiaries.
  • Assist with formations, qualifications, liquidations and dissolutions of legal entities in the U.S.
  • Key role in execution of designated internal corporate restructurings and acquisition integration.
  • Provide support and assistance to Subsidiary Governance Officers in the U.S. and others across the enterprise on matters relating to U.S. corporate governance.
  • Carries out responsibilities in conformity with prescribed deadlines and in compliance with all legal, regulatory and tax requirements as well as RBC policies and delegated authorities.
  • Responsible for data integrity in Global Entity Management Database (GEMS) as it relates to designated US subsidiaries.
  • Responsible for oversight of corporate records of designated US subsidiaries.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience in executing corporate transactions.
  • Conversant with US corporate laws.
  • Corporate secretarial experience, particularly if gained in a regulated financial institution.
  • Team player, solutions-oriented and collaborative.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills.
  • Highly organized, able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
  • Sound computer skills, able to adapt and apply new technologies
  • Fast-paced environment requiring quick turnaround and timely completion of tasks in accordance with timelines
  • Experience with GEMS or another similar entity management system is highly preferred

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary commensurate with experience

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