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Governance Institute’s career opportunities service:

  • helps members and students 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. Click on the job links for full details (exclusive to members and subscribers only).

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Senior Compliance Manager, Sydney, NSW

Our client is seeking an exceptional senior compliance manager. The role is within growth financial services business based in the heart of Sydney's CBD. Great company benefits and a true collaborative culture with a strong commitment to work/life balance. 
Further information is available
Applications close Tuesday, 27 March 2018. 

Operational Risk Manager, Sydney, NSW

Our client is seeking an Operational Risk Manager to fulfill a lucrative six month contract opportunity on a high profile project within a leading Australian financial services organisation. Working with the Regulation & Controls team on a project to develop a new documentation model for compliance, you will be responsible for supporting the deliver of an enhanced control set across key internal processes. 
Further information is available.
Applications close Tuesday, 27 March 2018. 


Senior Governance Officer, Brisbane, QLD

Our client is seeking an effective administrator with good understanding and experience in governance practices. The governance team is responsible for providing high level coordination and advice to the Board, Audit Risk and Compliance Committee, executive management team and Corporate Services director about strategic and operational planning, compliance, risk management, right to information and privacy, business continuity and complaints management. The Senior Governance Officer needs to be analytical in their approach to problem-solving and demonstrate strong attention to detail.
Further information is available
Applications close Friday, 23 March 2018.

Company Secretary, Brisbane, QLD

Our client is seeking to appoint an experienced Company Secretary to the board. The Company Secretary is responsible for the provision of governance support to the board and works closely with the secretariat reporting to the CEO. 
Further information is available
Applications close Monday, 26 March 2018.

Compliance Auditor, Gold Coast, QLD

Our client is seeking Compliance Auditor. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced compliance professional to join this well-established corporate business based in the heart of the Gold Coast. Working with in a small, friendly team and reporting to the Director on Internal Audit, you will be responsible for monitoring and reporting on compliance with key legislation. 
Further information is available.
Applications close Tuesday, 27 March 2018. 


Company Secretary, Melbourne, VIC

Our client is seeking an experienced ASX-listed Company Secretary to join a dynamic, entrepreneurial professional services firm located in South Melbourne. Specialising in the provision of outsourced accounting and company secretarial functions to over 40 ASX-Listed entities in the energy, resources, biotechnology, technology, healthcare and food sectors. Attractive remuneration, professional development and career advancement is on offer.
Further information is available.
Applications close Monday, 16 April 2018.

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