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Role of a company secretary in an academy

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Last updated on 11 August 2016
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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What is the role of a company secretary in an academy trust? In this article we look at who can take on the role and the tasks it involves. We refer to guidance from two of our associate education experts, and also relay examples of job descriptions for roles that include company secretary duties.

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Contents

  1. 1 Do academies need a company secretary? 
  2. 2 Company secretary: who takes on the role?
  3. 3 Key tasks of company secretaries
  4. 4 Company secretaries in MATs
  5. 5 Examples of job descriptions that include company secretary duties
  6. 6 Training
  7. 7 Time commitment
  8. 8 Setting pay for a company secretary
  9. 9 Organisations offering company secretary services

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