Risk & Compliance Officer

Recruiter
Location
England, Surrey
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
14 Mar 2018
Ref
Req/451314
Contact
Kate Loader
Practice area
Risk and compliance
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

My client, a leading Legal 500 firm with one of the largest teams of lawyers in the South outside London, are seeking a Risk and Compliance officer.

You will join a team reporting to the Head of Risk Management and Compliance, ensuring the firm and individuals within the firm practice and promote the highest standards of legal and regulatory
compliance.

You will be the first point of contact for internal risk and compliance queries addressing areas such as conflicts, AML, Bribery Act procedures, undertakings, terms of engagement and the file audit programme.

You will draft risk and compliance procedures, assist with risk projects, assist with delivering training on risk and compliance matters.

You will have experience in private practice or in-house with a regulatory in regulatory compliance or experience in any corporate, commercial or litigation teams. You should be comfortable in dealing with a broad range of regulatory queries.

This position would suit a lawyer looking for a change of direction, or a risk and compliance professional looking to work in a dynamic and forward thinking firm. Candidates who are degree qualified are preferable.

For more information please contact Kate Loader on 01293 84 8150 or email katherine.loader@search.co.uk

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