This Top 200 firm is looking to appoint an experienced Risk & Compliance Advisor to be based in their Tunbridge Wells office.
This firm has a rich history with a strong presence in the South East, and has been highlighted for the quality of its client service in the legal rankings.
This year, they have retained Tier 1 rankings in multiple practice areas with a large number of lawyers receiving recognition as leading individuals in the directories.
The fact that this firm has been operating for almost 500 years speaks to the quality, commitment and family feel that runs through the spirit of the business. They are a mainstay and a first choice for many individuals and businesses in the South East and beyond, making it an excellent firm to consider joining.
Rare opportunity for an experienced Risk & Compliance Advisor to join a firm recognised for their standard of client care to be based in their Tunbridge Wells office.
You will be responsible for managing risk and compliance on a day-to-day basis across the firm and act as a key point of contact for all staff members and all legal and administrative functions.
The duties will include but not be limited to practicing certificate renewals, accreditation management, data protection, anti-money laundering, management of financial systems and IT security.
You will work closely with the firm's managers to maintain, improve and implement compliance procedures and provide training to create awareness and engagement across the board.
It is essential that you have up to date knowledge of risk and compliance requirements and have a proven track record in a law firm or in-house legal team.
· Understanding of SRA, FCA, GDRD, POCA and BSI/Lexcel requirements
· Highly personable and proven ability to influence others in a positive way
· Excellent communication and client service skills