Risk and Compliance Officer

Recruiter
Jefferson Tiley
Location
Bristol
Salary
£30000 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client are a large financial services provider of consumer lending across the UK.

Due to an expansion within the Bristol office, we are seeking to appoint a Risk and Compliance Officer.

The Risk and Compliance Officer will be responsible for offering advice and guidance to the operational areas supporting the consumer lending businesses.

Responsibilities will include:

Proactively engage with key stakeholders to provide advice and guidance across the business.

Attend (and sometimes chair) relationship and governance meetings, providing compliance and risk counsel, opinion and advice as required.

Build and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders within the Business and the wider risk community to ensure appropriate co-ordination and delivery of compliance and risk services. Develop their understanding of compliance and risk accountabilities and ensure compliant behaviour.

Implement an effective risk assessment and reporting framework.

Report and escalate issues as required, identifying areas for improvement and making appropriate recommendations to mitigate risks.

Produce relevant, accurate, timely MI and input into UK Risk Team reports.

The candidate:

Will be a highly motivated self-starter who is constantly seeking to improve standards to ensure that relevant legislation, regulation and codes of practice are followed.

The successful candidate will have current compliance advisory experience gained from another financial services client.

They will understand the implications and impact that the products and processes have on and for customers and will strive to ensure fair outcomes for all customers.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading UK financial services provider that can offer a long term career initiative.

For more information please click to apply.