Career opportunities

Governance Institute’s career opportunities service:

  • helps members progress their careers
  • gives organisations access to suitably qualified and experienced candidates for governance, risk and compliance positions. 

View the latest governance and risk related job opportunities below. Governance Institute members, subscribers have exclusive access to these roles. Simply log in to view the full details and apply.

Available roles:

Multi-states (Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, or Melbourne)

Company Secretary

Our client is seeking a national not-for-profit Company Secretary (Part-time) to perform a key governance role within the organisation in both an advisory and a practical capacity and perform functions as an officer of the company pursuant to the Corporations Act 2001, the company's Constitution and other applicable legislation and regulations. The role is for a two-year contract (fixed term) with a flexible work arrangements. Find out more.  Applications close 28 October 2019.


Company Secretary

Our client is seeking an experienced company secretary for this Sydney-based role. Reporting to the Chair of the board, you will be responsible for the provision of high-level secretariat support to the board and its associated committees. Find out more.  Applications close 30 October 2019. 

Senior Company Secretary

The Senior Company Secretary role is responsible for performing company secretarial duties for Challenger Limited (ASX: CGF; CGFPA; CGFPB), Challenger Life Company Limited and group subsidiary boards and their committees. The role is also responsible for the maintenance of statutory records for the Group companies and trusts as well as supporting the Company Secretariat team in the provision of other services provided by the Company Secretariat team.
Find out more. Applications close 18 October 2019.


Assistant company secretary

Our client is looking for an Assistant Company Secretary to provide boutique governance and administration services to publicly listed corporations. Flexible, part-time role that is ideal for an individual that is seeking a challenging position which allows flexibility in their work hours and location, creating a mutually beneficial working relationship for both the employer and employee. Based in the professional Adelaide CBD offices of Aurora House, a purpose-built office building whose facilities include a top pool, gym and sauna. Find out moreApplications close 31 October 2019.


Risk Manager, Quality and Audit

The Manager, Risk is accountable and responsible for the development and implementation of the Institute’s Business Risk & Continuity strategy, framework and business process.
Find out more.
Applications close 7pm Thursday, 31 October 2019.

Project Governance Officer

Our client is looking for a Project Governance Officer to join our new Cladding Audit Division at the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) and be part of project that will enhance the safety of the Victorian public.
Find out more.
Applications close 17 October 2019.

Board Administrative Officer

Fabulous fixed term contract to assist within an organisation of scale based in Melbourne's CBD. Working closely with General Counsel, Company Secretary and the office of the CEO, you will take ownership of key responsibilities that directly impact Board activity and outcomes.
Find out more.
Applications close 18 October 2019.

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