Assistant Corporate Secretary

  • Galaxy Digital
  • New York, NY
  • May 31, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Who We Are:

At Galaxy we are building products and services to help the world invest in economic progress. We believe crypto and blockchain innovations will permeate and improve all aspects of our global economy. Our vision is a society where value and ownership flow as freely as information. Galaxy is a digital asset and blockchain leader helping institutions, startups, and individuals access and navigate the crypto economy. As one of the most well-capitalized and trusted companies in the industry, we provide platform solutions custom-made for a digitally native ecosystem across multiple synergistic business lines: Trading, Asset Management (passive and active strategies), Principal Investments,  Investment Banking Services, and Mining. Galaxy’s CEO and Founder Michael Novogratz leads a team of crypto enthusiasts, and institutional veterans focused on the future of finance and Web3. The Company is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Chicago, London, Amsterdam, Tokyo, Hong Kong, the Cayman Islands (registered office), and New Jersey.

Additional information about the Company's businesses and products is available on www.galaxydigital.io.

What We Value:

We are a diverse team of free thinkers, and fast movers united to help investors and creators energize the global economy. We are looking for individuals who thrive in a culture of builders and overachievers and embrace high performance, transparent feedback, and a mission-first approach. Our culture shapes our way of working and gets us where we want to be.

  • Seek Excellence.
  • Be Selective To Be Effective.
  • Be Highly Aligned, Loosely Coupled.
  • Disagree Transparently.
  • Encourage Independent Decision-Making.
  • Build Dream Teams.

Who You Are:

A seasoned corporate governance professional looking to join our Legal Department and Office of the Corporate Secretary. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a senior governance role while working closely with the Corporate Secretary and Board of Directors of a dynamic public company. 

What You’ll Do:

Assist the Corporate Secretary with:

1. Entity Management & Authorized Signatories

  • Manage entity formation, matrix or database and documents
  • Maintain legal entities including registrations and filings where required
  • Manage authorized signatories
  • Respond to request for entity documents
  • Coordinate notary/apostille for documentation related to entity onboarding or similar matter

2. Board and committee management and organization

  • Work closely with the Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary to develop, maintain, and revise Board and committee agendas, consistent with corporate requirements and organizational documents
  • Assist in management committee organization and record keeping
  • Plan, attend, and take minutes for board and management committees
  • Participate in director/management governance matters, including review and updating of Corporate Governance Guidelines, committee charters, articles and bylaws of all entities
  • Prepare board/committee resolutions, consents and secretary certifications
  • Maintain the corporate and Board records
  • Prepare and distribute director and officer questionnaires
  • Assist with director onboarding and orientation

3. Coordinate insider filings

  • Track insider equity ownership for reporting purposes
  • File Canadian SEDI or SEC Section 16 insider transaction reports
  • Contribute to proxy statement preparation for sections related to governance, directors, and beneficial ownership

 

4. Support Equity/Shareholder Relations

  • Interact with transfer agent on stock issuances and recordkeeping
  • Work on delegending and registration rights

 

What We’re Looking For:

The ideal candidate will be highly organized, have meticulous attention to detail and accuracy, and a demonstrated ability to produce high quality work products in a fast-paced environment.

  • 8-10 years’ experience
  • Experience with public companies
  • A high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills

Bonus Points:

  • Notary a plus

 

Galaxy respects diversity and seeks to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and job applicants for employment without regard to actual or perceived age, race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital or partnership or caregiver status, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military or veteran status, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information or predisposing genetic characteristic, or other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances.

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete the application process or to participate in an interview, please contact careers@galaxydigital.io.