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Risk Associate Director

  • Location:

    Washington D.C.

  • Sector:

    Compliance, Risk

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Ali Hughes

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +1 332 256 0130

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Our Client

Our client, a pre-eminent global risk management consultancy firm, is currently seeking a Associate Director, Risk (Americas) for their Washington DC office.

Managing a team of six (6) specialists across the Americas, the successful candidate will be responsible for the operational success of the team. They will also ensure that quality standards are always maintained, all whilst meeting the firm's financial targets and growth objectives.

Main Duties

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

  • Being responsible for the delivery of excellent work by the Americas team, whilst being on time and on budget. This will involve the proactive management of internal talent and the development of intelligence resources

  • Spearheading the entire workflow, from start to finish. Mentoring and managing the team of six (6) specialists in the Americas

  • Ensuring that all work produced meets the firm's high standards. The sucessful candidate will be assuming full responsibility for output quality

  • Managing the business' current client relationships all whilst sourcing and attracting new business that is strategically relevant for the firm

  • Building and delivering a business development plan

Your Profile

  • 4-8 years of experience

  • Previous consultancy experience, ideally gained within forensics, intelligence or investigations

  • Previous management experience

  • Track record in meeting or exceeding pre-agreed KPIs

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Ali Hughes.
Phone: +1 332 256 0130
Reference Code: 11458

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.