This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join the Executive team with one of Northern Ireland’s leading service sector companies. Northern Ireland Electricity Networks (NIE Networks) is the owner of the electricity transmission and distribution networks in Northern Ireland, transporting electricity to over 895,000 customers including homes and businesses.
A member of the Executive Committee, the Company Secretary will participate in the effective leadership of the NIE Networks business and supports the Chair, the Board and the Executive Committee in exercising their statutory, governance and compliance responsibilities.
The position reports to the Chair of the Board on all matters relating to corporate governance and responsibilities which concern the whole Board and to the Managing Director in relation to other responsibilities.
The successful candidate will lead a small Company Secretariat team and be responsible for:
Other than the core responsibilities of the Company Secretary, the position’s responsibilities may develop or change over time dependent on NIE Networks’ requirements and organisational structure.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
It is essential that the successful candidate:
A relevant professional qualification e.g., corporate governance, law, accounting
Key Personal Requirements
The person appointed will be delivery focussed and will have the required interpersonal, communication, leadership, and stakeholder management skills to contribute effectively to the leadership of the NIE Networks business . In addition must demonstrate the following core competencies:
Application and Selection Process
Closing date for this role is 12 noon Monday 25th October 2021
NIE Networks is an equal opportunities employer and Clarendon Executive are acting as an agent on their behalf.
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