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:

Flexible location

The Chartered Governance Institute (Institute) is the only organisation that offers an internationally recognised and portable qualification in governance. The Institute is now looking for an ambitious and experienced Policy Adviser to work with our global Thought Leadership Committee. Applications close Friday, 12 March 2021. Find out more.


Company Secretary

The Company Secretary plays a crucial role in assisting the Board and Executive steer the Group through its continued growth as Australia’s foremost ASX-Listed Space and Defence Technology Company. Applications close Monday, 15 March 2021. Find out more.


Senior Governance Officer and Finance and Governance Officer (two roles)

There are two roles available with both being part time, 4 days per week. The Senior Governance Officer (P/T contract role) and Finance and Governance Officer (P/T ongoing role) both report to the Corporate Secretary. The Senior Governance Officer role is directly responsible for corporate secretarial support to various diocesan corporations, and the Finance and Governance Officer will provide secretarial support to finance focused committees and importantly support the work of the Manager, Diocesan Finance. Applications close Wednesday, 24 March 2021. Find out more.

Assistant Company Secretary

We are looking for a highly organised and solution-driven Assistant Company Secretary to join a smart and passionate team! This role is perfect for someone with 5+ years relevant company secretarial experience, meticulous attention to detail and strong interpersonal skills. Applications close Friday, 12 March 2021. Find out more.


Governance Services Manager

This exciting role will be responsible for leading the delivery of Managed Service client engagements and working as part of our Governance Services. Applications close Friday, 5 March 2021. Find out more.

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