Compliance Manager

Sofa Workshop
13 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
About DFS?

DFS is the number one sofa specialist in Europe - but we haven`t forgotten the principles that created our success.

We opened our first store in 1969, we`re still hand-crafting our products here in the UK - and we`re still just as committed to our people, as well as the customers who are at the heart of our business.

We`re all about great people working together. People who are well-trained to provide the best customer service - delivering a retail experience built on inspirational designs that now include exclusive ranges such as Country Living, House Beautiful and French Connection.


Based at Sofa Workshop HO in Guildford

Overview of the role

We have a great opportunity to work for the DFS group as a Compliance Manager. You will be responsible for all things compliance for Sofa Workshop, ensuring they meet all necessary requirements.

Your Responsibilities

-We are looking for an experienced compliance individual with expertise in FCA regulated areas and/or data protection.
-You will report into the CFO of Sofa Workshop with a secondary reporting line into the DFS central compliance function, responsible for ensuring robust processes and procedures are in place in key areas such as, consumer credit, insurance products, data protection and furniture & fire safety procedures.
-You must have a proactive approach towards compliance ensuring horizon risks are identified and controls appropriate to mitigate
-You will have experience of working with senior management, alongside success with coaching and raising awareness of compliance within an organisation.

Our Ideal Candidate

-Educated to A-level standard
-Further education in compliance desirable
-Minimum 5-years` experience in a compliance-based role

What`s in it for you?

This is a very exciting opportunity, and a varied role that will provide opportunities to work across the DFS Group companies. This role will be based in Guildford, but flexible to travel when required

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