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Corporate Governance Professional


A highly visible and varied role, you will provide key advisory support to senior directors, business groups and support divisions on all aspects of company secretarial practice, corporate governance, company law and internal policies. You will manage regular board and committee meetings for key regulated entities, maintain company registers and arrange lodgement of corporate documents. You will also have opportunities to contribute to global governance projects and initiatives.

To be successful in this role, you will have strong company secretarial and corporate governance knowledge and experience gained in a similar, fast paced environment and hold or be working towards an appropriate legal or governance qualification (eg diploma from the Governance Institute of Australia or Chartered Governance Institute).

You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build effective working relationships with diverse stakeholders and a demonstrated client service focus. You will have strong attention to detail, organisational and prioritisation skills.

You will be comfortable working autonomously and have an awareness of team goals and objectives. Your integrity along with the ability to escalate relevant issues and identify pragmatic solutions will be key.

About Legal and Governance

Legal and Governance Group (LGG) brings together Macquarie’s global team of dedicated lawyers, governance professionals, and the technical specialists, management, legal operations, and administrative staff who work with them. Operating as an independent function, LGG provides a full range of legal and governance services across the Group to protect and represent the interests of Macquarie.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available.

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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

Job no: LGG-962129
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Compliance, Legal & Regulatory
Group: Legal and Governance Group
Division: LGG Central
Recruiter: Marion Harris
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