Risk and Compliance Assistant

Recruiter
CRA Consulting
Location
Sheffield
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Risk and Compliance Assistant Sheffield £17,000 - £20,000
CRA are currently recruiting for a Risk and Compliance assistant to join the conflicts search team of one of our international corporate clients. This is an excellent opportunity to gain compliance experience at a highly regarded firm performing legal and commercial conflict searches.
The role does involve shift work but is varied and has a highly competitive salary and an over time bonus.
The Role:
*Reviewing conflict search request information submitted by lawyers for accuracy and completeness
*Carrying out conflict searches against information held within the firm's database
*Liaising with lawyers in connection with queries arising from the conflict searches
*Maintaining information held in the firm's commercial and sensitive matter database
*Escalating new matters as and when appropriate

The person:
*A graduate either legal or non legal background
*Experience in administration in a professional services background or a compliance or regulatory background would be desirable
*Strong analytical skills
*Ability to work under pressure to strict deadlines
*Attention to detail
*Knowledge of computer systems including Windows based PC Software
*Proficiency in using the internet as a research tool and internet based applications

For further information in relation to this vacancy please contact Lauren Cropley on or apply at
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