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Head of Compliance Projects

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    Georgina Housden

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    020 3778 1252

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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​​Our Client

Our client, a leading wealth management firm are looking for a senior compliance professional for a Head of Compliance Projects role. This will be a 12 month FTC with potential to go perm. Hybrid working model of 2 days in the London office is on offer.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Implementing the compliance strategy and framework

  • Stakeholder management

  • Compliance projects

  • Keeping abreast of regulatory changes and implementing and updating policies and procedures

  • Attending governance and policy meetings

  • Directly supporting the Head of Compliance and reporting to ExCo and Board level

  • Part of the management team and training of juniors

  • Contributing to regulatory publications and liaising with trade bodies

Your Profile

  • Experienced compliance professional within asset or wealth management, but preferably wealth

  • Strong ability to manage regulatory projects and keep abreast of regulatory changes

  • Gravitas with senior stakeholders

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Salary for this position: £130,000 - £150,000

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.