Policy Adviser – Stewardship and Corporate Governance

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Policy Adviser - Stewardship and Corporate Governance

Acre are working exclusively with The Investment Association (IA) to find a Policy Adviser to join their Stewardship and Corporate Governance team. This is a key position in the team, responsible for representing the interest of IA members as institutional investors in UK listed companies, on stewardship and corporate governance matters.

Policy Adviser - Stewardship and Corporate Governance - Acre

This policy advisor will contribute to policy development and engage directly with senior leaders in the UK's largest investors and FTSE 100 companies. This role will also drive the implementation of outstanding recommendations of the Association's Productivity Action Plan.

Principle Responsibilities

  • Identify and produce responses to policy issues in the areas of corporate governance and stewardship
  • Engage with key policy makers and other key stakeholders to represent IA member views on stewardship and corporate governance
  • Support the work of the Corporate Governance and Engagement Committee and the Remuneration and Share Schemes Committee on specific projects. This would aim to enhance the reputation of members as long-term responsible shareholders
  • Support the implementation of the recommendations of the Productivity Action Plan through project planning, developing guidance and position papers and analysing the implementation of the guidance and position papers
  • Help to establish and support relevant working groups to carry forward the work of the Productivity Action Plan
  • Raise awareness, promote and engage on the Stewardship & Corporate Governance work and Productivity Action Plan, with both members and external stakeholders
This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an organisation working to develop stronger businesses and economies that can deliver exceptional long term investment returns for the many millions of people whose saving and investments are managed by their members.

Please get in touch, if you would like to talk it through in more detail, or please apply for this Policy Adviser role below.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Ian Povey +44 (0)207 400 5851

Job Ref. BBBH7501