Wanted: Company Secretary, Institute of Professional Editors Limited

The Institute of Professional Editors Limited (IPEd) invites expressions of interest for the position of Company Secretary. The Secretary services the IPEd Council and Accreditation Board in their work, with outsourced bookkeeping, accounting and legal support. The position will become vacant when the current Secretary retires at the time of the company's 2012 AGM in September. This early notice of the vacancy is for societies of editors' members who are interested in the position.

The successful applicant will be employed as a freelance contractor working from their own premises. The estimated requirement is for an average of 20 to 25 hours per month, for a monthly fee of $1500 (plus GST if applicable). Applicants will need to have an ABN or ACN. Expressions of interest from members should be directed to Rosemary Luke, Chair of the IPEd Council, via the 'Contact us' link on the IPEd website by no later than 31 May 2012.

Selection criteria and a duty statement for the position can be found under 'Resources for editors' on the members-only area of the IPEd website at iped-editors.org.