About this role
Do you strive to implement the highest corporate governance standards. Are you able to translate business requirements to corporate governance requirement? Would you like to use your know-how to make a difference day in and day out at the world's largest asset manager? Look no further. BlackRock is seeking an Associate to become part of our team in Fund Board Governance based in Dublin.
We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will embrace your rare skills, eagerness, and passion while giving you the capability to grow professionally and as an individual and make valuable contributions.
We know you want to feel valued every single day, and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. With over USD $6 trillion of assets we have an extraordinary responsibility: our technology and services empower millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial well-being. Come join our team and experience what it feels like to be part of an organization that makes a difference.
As a Corporate Governance Expert, you will work closely with our internal asset management teams and business partners to ensure communications between the Boards and the business operate effectively and to the highest standards. Our team ensure that all applicable governance requirements are met and that standard company secretarial activities are completed in a timely and effective manner.
As an Associate in the fund board governance team, you will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills as the role requires regular interaction with Board members and with senior executives within BlackRock.
You will provide company secretarial support (board meetings, minutes, proxies, circular resolutions, AGMs, EGMs, liquidations). Participation in and management of Board meetings will be a key part of your function. Your will mainly be responsible of the following:
To ensure success, you will have the following qualifications:
BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of March 31, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.52 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/us/individual | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.
BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.
BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.