Fund Board Governance Associate Fund Board Governance Associate …

BlackRock
à Dublin, Leinster, Irlande
CDI, Plein-temps
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BlackRock
à Dublin, Leinster, Irlande
CDI, Plein-temps
Soyez parmi les premiers à postuler
Not Specified
About this role Do you strive to implement the highest corporate governance standards. Are you able to translate business requirements to corporate governance requirement? Would you like to use your know-how to make a difference day in and day out at the world's largest asset

About this role

Do you strive to implement the highest corporate governance standards. Are you able to translate business requirements to corporate governance requirement? Would you like to use your know-how to make a difference day in and day out at the world's largest asset manager? Look no further. BlackRock is seeking an Associate to become part of our team in Fund Board Governance based in Dublin.

We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will embrace your rare skills, eagerness, and passion while giving you the capability to grow professionally and as an individual and make valuable contributions.

We know you want to feel valued every single day, and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. With over USD $6 trillion of assets we have an extraordinary responsibility: our technology and services empower millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial well-being. Come join our team and experience what it feels like to be part of an organization that makes a difference.

As a Corporate Governance Expert, you will work closely with our internal asset management teams and business partners to ensure communications between the Boards and the business operate effectively and to the highest standards. Our team ensure that all applicable governance requirements are met and that standard company secretarial activities are completed in a timely and effective manner.

As an Associate in the fund board governance team, you will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills as the role requires regular interaction with Board members and with senior executives within BlackRock.

You will provide company secretarial support (board meetings, minutes, proxies, circular resolutions, AGMs, EGMs, liquidations). Participation in and management of Board meetings will be a key part of your function. Your will mainly be responsible of the following:





Responsibilities

  • Working as part of the team, to ensure the highest level of corporate governance within all BlackRock UK companies
  • Handle the business of a range of corporate entities through the setting of agendas, preparation and distribution of Board packs, completion of matters arising and minutes and the monitoring and control of Board delegations policies
  • Building and maintaining excellent relationships with the Chairpersons and Directors of each entity for which you are responsible
  • Management of shareholder meetings where appropriate
  • Work with BlackRock staff to ensure that submissions are of a high standard and are suitable to lay before the Board ensuring that they address issues of importance to the Boards
  • Assist in monitoring and updating UK Board and Committee diaries
  • Updating company records (both internal and Blueprint) and preparing templates
  • Reviewing and drafting documents and procedures
  • Preparation of minutes and matters arising for the Boards or Committees
  • Assist in ensuring that all Board and Committee terms of references are reviewed and updated (if required) on a regular basis
  • Assist in advising on corporate governance risks
  • Support the strong governance and control framework in place across BlackRock Europe by adherence to the processes and procedures in place to meet all regulatory and statutory obligations
  • Actively work to develop and improve Board and Committee processes and controls in response to regulatory and industry changes, and as directed by the Boards and the business
  • Providing input and advice to the business and directors with regard to Board governance matters
  • Report to the Boards and Committees on matters such as delegated authorities, board policies and procedures and corporate governance matters generally




To ensure success, you will have the following qualifications:

  • Qualified Company Secretary is preferred but is not a pre-requisite
  • Excellent minute taking ability required
  • Team player, with a willingness and ability to help others
  • Ability to work under pressure with flexibility to adapt to shifting time expectations
  • Highly organized and with excellent personal time management
  • Attention to detail essential and proofing skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build relationships across the business, operations and suppliers at all levels of management up to and including Board of Director level
  • Ability to make presentations to the boards either in person or by conference phone – speaks clearly and with confidence
  • Ability to draft clear and precise reports for submission to the Boards and Committees
  • Familiarity and experience with Blueprint Software an advantage
  • Deep understanding and interest in investment instruments and markets would be preferred
  • Knowledge of the regulatory and corporate environment for UK funds would be preferred but not essential

About BlackRock

BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of March 31, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.52 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/us/individual | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.


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