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Corporate Governance Liquidations Manager, 2 Year Fixed Term Contract

Sydney

Working as part of a global team on a high profile regulatory project you will provide key governance and company secretarial inputs into the project and support to senior directors, business group heads and support divisions to liquidate/dissolve entities that are no longer required.  You will work with the Financial Management Group and be the main corporate governance contact in the team. You will also take the lead on implementing the corporate governance/company secretarial elements of the dissolution step plans.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • conducting due diligence on entities proposed for dissolution/liquidation
  • supporting team members both in the FMG Liquidation Project Team and the local Governance team with regards to compiling, finalising and signing off on said due diligence
  • drafting board resolutions and related dissolution documents, including preparation of corporate action materials required to prepare the entities for dissolution
  • attending and minuting Board meetings and following up on any actions
  • working closely with key internal stakeholders (including Finance, Tax, Treasury, Compliance and Legal) as well as external advisers where necessary, to formulate and implement dissolution step plans
  • overseeing the engagement of an external liquidator or any other service provider involved in the process, where required
  • managing, advising and reporting on the dissolution of entities and assisting with the tracking of related cost savings, where required

We would expect you to be driven and self-motivated with strong company secretarial and corporate governance knowledge and a minimum of 5 years’ experience gained in a similar, faced paced environment. You will have an appropriate qualification (company secretarial or legal related) and an understanding of accounting and finance would be highly regarded.  

Your integrity and pragmatic approach to problems will be your strength along with the ability to communicate with people at all levels within our business. You are a team player, can multi-task and have a successful track record in a relevant corporate governance related role.

If this sounds like your next role, then please apply now!

About the Financial Management Group

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: FMG-961273
Work type: Maximum term
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Compliance, Legal & Regulatory
Group: Financial Management Group
Recruiter: Marion Harris
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