Job role: You will join Polar Capital as a Company Secretarial Trainee as part of the Investment20/20 Trainee Programme where you will develop the key skills and knowledge required for your role. As they are a small company, you will also have exposure to other business areas, thereby gaining a breadth of industry knowledge and experience to enable you to make informed decisions about where you would like to develop your career. As part of the Company Secretarial team you will have direct exposure to client Boards of Directors and Senior Executives; you will gain a clear understanding of how a Board of Directors functions and the underlying governance of a Company. You will gain knowledge of working with different personalities and groups of individuals while balancing sometimes conflicting priorities. Where possible you will also be invited to attend client board meetings to watch the Board in action and understand the role of the Company Secretary as an Officer of the Company.
Looking for: School leaver or graduate
How to apply: Applications to be sent to: [email protected].
Subject the email: Investment 20/20 – Company Secretarial Trainee.
Your application should include:
• Covering letter answering the 3 questions below with 250 - 300 words per answer:
1. What are you hoping to achieve from the trainee programme?
2. What evidence can you give us that you are someone with personal drive and commitment?
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?
Close date: 31 October 2020
Start date: January 2021