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:


Assistant Company Secretary

professional services network of firms is seeking an experienced Assistant Company Secretary to build deep and trusting relationships across senior levels of the firm through delivery of high quality governance advice and support. Reporting to the Partnership and Group Company Secretary and with the support of an administrator, the ideal candidate will be highly professional, proactive and solutions-focussed with a quality based mindset. Applications close Friday 18 February 2022. Find out more

Governance Administrator

professional services network of firms is seeking an experienced and professional administrator with a genuine interest in governance to join the dynamic Corporate Office team. The Governance Administrator is expected to provide high quality governance support, while establishing a reputation across the organisation as a trusted, responsive and reliable source of information and assistance. Applications close Friday 18 February 2022. Find out more

Company Secretary

Membership and higher education college seeking a hands-on Company Secretary. Utilise your strong corporate governance, compliance and company secretarial administrative skills whilst building deep and trusting relationships with the Board. Reporting to the CEO, you will build the capability of the company secretarial function and impart best practice. Applications close Friday, 4 February 2022. Find out more


Committee Secretary

humanitarian aid and community services charity is seeking a Committee Secretary. This full-time, permanent position is a lead governance specialist for the organisation that will interface with Board members and senior Executives to support all aspects of good corporate governance in line with internal policies. Applications close Sunday, 13 February 2022. Find out more

Assistant Company Secretary

Disability support services organisation is seeking to appoint a motivated Assistant Company Secretary with a genuine interest in governance. Working within the Legal, Risk & Integrity division, the Assistant Company Secretary will provide high-level and timely secretarial support to the Executive, Board and selected Committees to support the overall achievement of the Board and Governance processes. Applications close Friday, 28 January 2022. Find out more.

Company Secretary

An ASX listed organisation, operating across multiple jurisdictions in a highly competitive and fast paced environment, is seeking a full time Company Secretary. The Company Secretary is responsible for the provision of high level secretariat support to the CEO, Chairman and Board. Applications close Monday, 31 January 2022. Find out more.


Independent Director

An organisation seeking Expression of Interest applications for an Independent Director for the Decision Making Committee (DMC) for their Charitable and Direct Benefits Trust. Applications close Monday, 28 February 2022. Find out more.

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