Board Secretary

  • Job Reference: 6848360
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Venn Group Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £270 to £290 Per Day
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Contract Requirement

Board Secretary
Venn Group are currently working with a busy NHS organisation in London who are looking for a Board Secretary to join the team immediately.
Duration: 3 months
Daily Rate: £270-£290 per day

The Board Secretary will be responsible for:

  • Being an advisor to the Director of Corporate Services and Board on a variety of issues relating to Corporate Governance
  • Ensure that the organisation’s corporate affairs are handled to the highest standards according to statutory and legislative requirements in line with regulatory framework
  • Review changes in regulation and Governance practice that may affect the Trust
  • Ensure that the Board is briefed on these matters and the implications
  • Aid in the development of systems, risk management arrangements and control process that comply with internal and external Governance
  • Lead on the design, development and implementation of the Board Assurance Framework, ensuring the Board, stakeholders and the public receive assurance on the achievement of organisational objectives
  • Ensure coordination of internal and external assurance activities carried out by Trust staff and NHS auditors, inspectors and regulators


It is essential that the Board Secretary must have the following skills and experience:

  • A strong background in the NHS
  • CCG experience


To apply for this role or to find out about other Healthcare Risk & Governance jobs, please contact Ben Bruce-Smith or Natalie Murton on the London Healthcare Risk and Governance Recruitment team on 020 7557 7667 or bbsmith@venngroup.com