Full-Time

Senior Manager

Corporate Governance & Deputy Company Secretary

Posted on 5/1/2024

Sendwave

Sendwave

1,001-5,000 employees

Mobile money services in Africa

Fintech

Senior

United Kingdom

Requirements
  • ICSA/CGI qualified or strong relevant company secretarial / legal experience
  • Experience in a senior company secretarial role with UK and overseas subsidiaries
  • Experience within a regulated business
  • Strong experience supporting boards and committees
  • In-depth knowledge of company secretarial department requirements in a global business
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Understanding of US license requirements for a Money Remittance Business
  • Knowledge of FCA regulations for a Money Remittance Business
  • Experience with US listing regimes and US Corporate Governance
  • Experience with statutory and governance filings in the US
  • Understanding of multi-jurisdictional regulatory requirements in US, Europe, Africa, Middle East, and APAC
  • Experience with global entity management systems (e.g., GEMS)
Responsibilities
  • Maintain corporate books and records via global entity management system
  • Supervise legal paperwork compliance with local law requirements
  • Manage KYC information and declarations for board members and executives
  • Coordinate board and committee meetings
  • Manage action logs, board calendars, and agenda planners
  • Onboard directors and provide guidance for statutory duties
  • Respond to shareholder queries and requests
  • Draft legal paperwork for statutory compliance
  • Prepare and submit statutory and regulatory filings
  • Conduct horizon scanning for regulatory changes
  • Support corporate transactions and governance frameworks
  • Contribute to team development and efficiency

Wave is a mobile money service in Africa, providing free bill payments, cash deposits, withdrawals, and low-cost money transfers through a mobile app. The company focuses on driving financial inclusion by offering accessible and widely accepted financial services across the continent.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$403.7M

Headquarters

Dakar, Senegal

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

-2%