Job Title
Corporate Governance Officer (Company Secretarial)
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 3 years
Job Published
29 October 2021
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Corporate Governance Officer (Company Secretarial) 

Attractive Market related salary 

Somerset West

Stunning career opportunity for a Corporate Governance Officer with a medium sized Audit/Accounting firm.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Rendering company secretarial and statutory services to designated client portfolio consisting of companies and close corporations in accordance with the Company’s Act.
  • Recording statutory changes in registers pertaining to director amendments, maintaining resolution records and dividend records.
  • Registering and recording changes for companies and close corporations. Conducting research on company legislation.
  • Liaising with third parties such as CIPC and SARS.
  • Assist with the filing of dividend tax returns with SARS
  • Providing comprehensive services in terms of CIPC annual returns for client portfolio, FICA administration and B-BBEE verifications.
  • Managing the on-boarding and off-boarding procedures for client portfolio.
  • Identifying and implementing any relevant -statutory changes in terms of client group structures according to the applicable legislative framework.

The ideal candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Grade 12 level of education, although further related qualifications or professional registration will be advantageous;
  • Professional registration with the Chartered Governance Institute of Southern Africa, will be advantageous;
  • Minimum of two to three years’ experience in a company secretarial services environment, preferably in a similar audit- and accounting firm environment;
  • Knowledge of the Companies Act;
  • Technical proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Fluent in Afrikaans and English- this is a prerequisite 
  • Understanding of relevant company secretarial computer programs (e.g. Skysec, or Greatsoft) will be advantageous.

Please apply online.