Senior Company Secretary
Standard Life Aberdeen plc is one of the world’s largest investment companies, and we are built on a long standing culture of caring about the future and making a positive impact. Together we invest for a better future. We do it to make a difference to the lives of our clients and customers, our employees, society and our shareholders.
Our strategy is to build a vibrant and value-creating purpose-led organisation, with the current and future needs of our stakeholders at the heart of all we do.
The ASI Company Secretarial Team provides a comprehensive and global company secretarial and governance service to the Aberdeen Standard Investments business (the asset management business of the Standard Life Aberdeen Group (SLA Group)). Aberdeen Standard Investments Luxembourg S.A (our Luxembourg Management Company) is one of the top 5 Management Companies in Luxembourg by assets under management and holds an important status in the SLA Group by providing management company services to both UCITS and AIFs in Luxembourg and across Europe. This is an opportunity for an experienced governance professional to join a small team of Company Secretarial professionals in the ASI Company Secretarial Team based in the Luxembourg office of Aberdeen Standard Investments. . The Luxembourg Company Secretarial team is composed of two Company Secretaries providing company secretarial services to both UCITS and the Luxembourg Management Company and two Company Secretaries providing company secretarial services to the AIFs domiciled in Luxembourg and across Europe.
The open position is based either in Luxembourg or in the United Kingdom and will report into the Head of Luxembourg Company Secretariat. To succeed in this challenging role, self-motivated, independent and well-organised with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and enjoy working in a dynamic and busy team environment. If based in the United Kingdom, then travel will be required to Luxembourg on a periodic basis.
Acting as Company Secretary to the Management Company and its committees and the Executive Committee you will take full ownership and play a key role in ensuring that the Management Company meets its corporate governance requirements including:
Skills and Experience
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