Governance and Compliance Manager & Deputy Chapter Clerk

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Durham Cathedral is looking for an innovative, self-motivated and results driven team player to build on the strong foundations laid in delivering the highest standards of governance and compliance across the Cathedral.

Applying the strong experience that you have acquired in governance and compliance, you will play a key role in developing, maintaining and managing an effective system of governance for the Cathedral with adherence to the highest standards of good governance practice

In addition, you will ensure compliance with relevant regulatory and legislative requirements, provide comprehensive and effective secretariat support for the statutory committees and deputise for the Chapter Clerk and Chief Operating Officer.

You will possess a degree level qualification or equivalent, with supporting evidence of continuous professional development; or relevant professional experience; and have gained significant experience of working at a senior management level in a complex organisation.

Your ability to influence, inspire and engage will complement your core values that are aligned to those of the Cathedral.

If you aspire to be a key leader in the future of ‘Britain’s Favourite Cathedral’ (2017), part of the Durham UNESCO World Heritage Site, then we would love to hear from you.

Should you wish to have a confidential discussion about this role, please call Ian Hunter, Head of HR&OD in the first instance on (0191) 386 4266, who will make the appropriate arrangements.

Shortlisting date:w/c 18th March 2019

Interview Date:Friday 29th March 2019

Start date:Summer 2019