Company Secretary

Purfleet

Job Details

Location

Purfleet

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Closing Date

28/08/2020 11:00

Company Secretary

Company Secretary – 12 month FTC

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Company Secretary to join us on a 12 month FTC. Playing a key role within Carpetright and reporting to the CFO, you will work cross functionally to deliver a pro-active and professional service to the Board of Directors and the wider business.

We are the UK's largest retailer of carpets, flooring and beds and for over 30 years, we’ve helped people transform their homes through finding the flooring that’s right for their lifestyle. Not only helping them find that perfect floor but providing a full end-to-end service, irrespective of whether the customer’s journey starts in store or online. We have exciting growth plans and we would love for you to be a part of it!

What you will be doing:

  • Ensuring all relevant statutory & regulatory filings and registers are up to date.
  • Advising other departments in respect of DPA and GDPR compliance and acting as the point person for any liaison with the regulator.
  • Assisting with the preparation of the annual report and accounts as required.
  • Being the main point of contact for the FCA in relation to any questions and liaising with other colleagues when needed.
  • Facilitating the provision of guidance to the business on pricing rules.
  • Providing effective administration of insurance policies.
  • Preparing meeting agendas and minutes.
  • Supporting and advising the business in matters of dispute as required.

What we are looking for:

  • Proven experience as a Company Secretary and ICSA qualified.
  • Highly organised with a strong attention to detail.
  • Graduate with strong educational background.
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to build strong relationships across the business and at all levels.

The role is based at our Purfleet office (when we are back in the office) and is Monday to Friday. We have free parking on site, lovely food in our on-site subsidised staff restaurant and a friendly bunch of people to work with!