Job role: The international business of Federated Hermes’ Legal team consists of 12 staff, 8 lawyers, 3
company secretaries and the team PA.
The team consists of three team members, who are all qualified company secretaries, with two
working full-time and one part-time. The team provides a full company secretarial service to the
international business of Federated Hermes and its UK subsidiaries; to a range of subsidiary
companies either directly or indirectly under the control of the BT Pension Scheme; and to several
real estate joint ventures.
You will work as a key member of the small Company Secretarial team to help provide business as
usual (BAU) support on a day to day basis, as well as providing assistance with a number of projects
related to introducing greater efficiencies for the team’s activities.
Looking for: Graduates
How to apply: Please send your CV and covering letter answering all the questions below (no more than 250
words for each question) to
[email protected]. Please could you subject the
email ‘Investment20/20 – Legal’.
1. Why are you applying to us for this traineeship programme?
2. Tell us about the best team that you have been a part of and what your contribution was. What
made it such a good team?
3. Tell us about the most interesting project or piece of work you have completed as part of your
studies at either school/college or university. What did you have to do and what interested you
most about it?
Successful candidates will be invited to attend an interview (currently being conducted via Teams).
Unsuccessful candidates will be notified by email.
Close date: 5 March 2021
Start date: April 2021