Work Nature

  • Company Secretaries deal with legal aspects in the management of a company. They keep company's records; complete tax returns; advice the Board of Directors.
  • Company Secretary (CS) is one of the principal officers of the company. They keep the company's records; complete the company's tax returns; advise the Board of Directors of their legal obligations to ensure that companies comply with statutory legislation
  • CS is also responsible for carrying out finance, accounts, legal, administrative and personnel functions in addition to his secretarial duties
  • The role starts from the very moment when the idea of formation of a company is conceived. However, a company secretary's actual function varies from company to company
  • The responsibilities in a large or medium firm include incorporation, public issues including listing of shares and debentures, processing of applications for managerial appointments, remuneration, inter-corporate investments and loans, conduct of board and general meeting and maintenance of records, filing returns, preparation of project financing, acting as internal legal advisor and representative when needed

Key Skills

  • Corporate Governance
  • Legal Compliance
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Legal Document Review

Occupations

  • Company Secretary
  • Compliance officer

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Medium
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
High
4 Level Of Preparation
Medium

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