Risk & Compliance Officer - £35,000 bonus - Manchester

Recruiter
Leadenhall Search And Selection Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35,000 + Bonus
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Leadenhall Search are currently recruiting a Risk & Compliance Officer for a fast-growing organisation. This is a great opportunity to work for a Manchester based company who are at an exciting stage in their development. It is a commercially focussed business and there will be progression opportunities for the right individual.

The Role

  • Full accountability on all compliance and risk matters for the business.
  • Ability to define, implement and monitor a systematic methodology in relation to regulatory compliance and wider risk management.
  • Responsible for ensuring a company complies with its outside regulatory requirements and internal policies
  • Embed a 1st/2nd risk framework
  • Produce monthly, and ad-hoc, compliance and risk reports for the board of directors.
  • Highlight or escalate areas of concern
  • Report back to business functions on current risk and compliance performance
  • Assist in preparing the business to meet GDPR guidelines.
  • Engaging with and challenging senior management team in relation to compliance, and other business risks, which arise from their commercial decision making.
  • Carrying out an annual compliance assessment and subsequently creating an effective annual monitoring plan.
  • Represent Business Assurance on projects and change initiatives to ensure delivery is both compliant and commercially viable.
  • Oversee the execution and delivery of monitoring reports and recommendations in accordance with the monitoring plan

The Person

  • Good knowledge of applicable risk management practices
  • Compliance experience ideally within Financial Services, under FCA regulation
  • Has experience of working dealing with stakeholders
  • Has experience of project work and change initiatives
  • Able to analyse compliance requirements and embed them into business processes.
  • Ability to apply regulatory requirements to commercial; scenarios.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Passion for Risk & Compliance
  • Self-starter
  • A Drive to challenge yourself
  • Flexible.

What?s on Offer

  • Opportunity to work in entrepreneurial, fast-growing organisation
  • Working alongside high calibre colleagues
  • Opportunity to build a team
  • Starting Salary of £35,000 and this will increase as business grows.
  • Bonus and great benefits

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959496615