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Legal Counsel - Governance

Job Requisition Number:  8523
Date:  21-Jun-2022


Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?


At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.


We celebrate diversity of thought because we want to make better decisions for our customers. As we work towards our goal of better health for better lives, we value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers.


The Opportunity

We are looking for a Governance Advisor to join the Medibank Governance team. Reporting to the Senior Executive - Legal & Governance, the Governance Advisor will provide strategic governance advice and services to Medibank Private Limited, and its subsidiaries. This role has a mix of governance advisory and company secretarial services to manage our governance and corporate obligations. 


Where you can add value

In this role you will have the opportunity to work closely with the Senior Executive - Legal & Governance and the Group Executive, Legal, Governance and Compliance across all governance activities at Medibank including financial reporting processes, board and committee support, company administration and annual general meetings.


Acting as a governance advisor to an ASX listed company, you will provide specialist governance services that are independent and of the highest professional standard across all business units in the organisation.


About you

We are looking for candidates with a passion for governance and company secretarial work and an eagerness to learn. Sound knowledge of a company’s administration requirements under the Corporations Act and the ASX Listing Rules and familiarity with the ASIC requirements will be essential to perform the duties of this role. Being a team player, with a high level of attention to detail, a passion for governance work and a ‘can do’ attitude are key attributes for success in this role.


Your experience

  • You have at least 5 years’ experience in a governance and/or company secretary role, with experience in corporations law corporate governance and the ASX Listing Rules.
  • Proficiency in the delivery of governance and company secretarial services gained within a governance team of a large organization.


A career with us

At Medibank, we believe work is something we do, not somewhere we go. Our modes of working – Collaboration, Connection and Concentration – help inform how your day is structured and where you choose to work will vary, depending on your role and requirements.


The wellbeing of our employees is our priority. We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process, as well as how this role can be flexible for you. Virtual interviews are always on offer and will not adversely impact your application.


All employees who may attend a worksite or any face-to-face work-related activity will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment.


We offer a range of great benefits such as subsidised private health insurance, rewards and discounts, and health and wellbeing initiatives. To find out more, click here.


To start small and impact bigger.

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