Company Secretary

  • Job Reference: 00044558-1
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

Company Secretary

Application Deadline: 21 July 2024

Department: Corporate

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Location: Jersey, Channel Islands


We are looking for a dedicated Company Secretary to join our Senior Leadership Team at JE Plc.

This role will be responsible for all Secretariat duties for the business and its constituent companies ensuring the best levels of corporate governance are maintained to support the Board(s) to exercise their duties in the interests of shareholders, customers, and employees. 

As a senior leader, you will participate in the formulation of business strategies to deliver ongoing performance across the entity.

If we are unsuccessful in hiring locally and need to widen our search, a relocation package will be available for the right candidate. 

Key Responsibilities

Provide a quality Company Secretarial support service to the JE, CIEG and JDF Boards and associated sub-committees ensuring all applicable rules/regulations, and Board procedures are complied with.

Ensure necessary information flows with the Board and its committees and between senior management and non-executive directors as well as facilitating induction, board training and supporting professional development as required.

Assist the Chair in developing and implementing the policies and processes to support the effective functioning of the Board; ensure all JFSC Filing, Tax Returns, and Annual reports and Accounts are completed on time; support the AGM process.

Skills, Knowledge and Expertise

Graduate qualified Company Secretary (The Chartered Governance Institute) with significant experience of having worked in a similar Secretariat leadership role, or Deputy Company Secretary, in a commercial listed plc environment.

Experience of a Regulated utility sector company would be useful but is not a prerequisite.

Experience of proactively influencing change with and through others.

Experienced in driving business improvement.


Why Join Jersey Electricity? 

We offer an exceptional benefits package focused on your financial, physical, and mental wellbeing, including:
  • Competitive salaries with attractive pension plans 
  • Individual Private medical insurance 
  • Discounted electricity rates 
  • Discounts at our Powerhouse shop 
  • Subsidies on electric vehicles (EVs), gym memberships, and organised sports and activities 
  • A family-friendly work environment promoting a great work-life balance 

Our Commitment to Diversity:

Jersey Electricity is an equal-opportunity employer. We value diversity and do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability status.